Bridging the gap between Pace students and NYC Public Schools

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Overview

This page serves as an internal resource for Pace University’s chapter of Generation Citizen (GC). Generation Citizen empowers young people to engage and become active citizens. With the help of Democracy Coaches (DC), we teach a course in civics action to high school and middle school students using a pre-structured curriculum. Students are asked to identify a community issue that they feel passionate about and develop an action plan to address the issue. The classroom teacher and Democracy Coach guide and support the students throughout their project. At the end of the semester, students are invited to Civics Day, a one-day event where they display and present their action plan to judges and other students who are part of Generation Citizen.

 

We also recruit Civic Allies who assist us in our mission in being active citizens. These individuals are grouped within the Education or Outreach Committee and assist directors in building resources for the chapter.

Announcements (for members)

Chapter Meetings

  • Wednesdays, 12:20pm
Resume Template
GC Resume.docx
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Upcoming Events

 

Spring 2014 Events

 

Apr. 30th, 2014, 6:30pm - One Pace Plaza, E308

Exhibition: Women's Contribution to Education in America

  • The exhibition looks at the impact and contribution women have made to education in America throughout the decades. The exhibition will feature work of Pace University students. A discussion will follow analyzing how women's involvement in education has led to major advancement. Five students will win a $20 gift card by lottery.

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Recipient of "Dean Emmanuel Heller Meritorious Service Award, Spring 2014

We are now accepting Democracy Coach applications for Fall 2014. Applications are due September 14th, 2014 at 11:59pm. 

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