Resources for Institutions Working to Improve Civic Engagement


The resources below are intended to accompany the discussion prompts focusing on The LEAP Challenge for individuals interested in bringing the AAC&U Centennial to their campus

Initial Reading

  • A Crucible Moment
    • A detailed report that calls on educators and public leaders to renew the civic mission of higher education by expecting civic learning and democratic engagement of all students, and provides guidelines for accomplishing this goal
  • Civic institutional matrix 
    • A tool designed to map an institution’s overall commitment to civic learning and democratic engagement

Additional Resources