Steering Commitees

Tenure, Promotion, and Reappointment

Actively working on guides for faculty and TPR committees on how to describe and evaluate democratic engagement activities.

Curriculum & Scholarship

Creates and disseminates written posts on how to best support faculty in democratic engagement work in the classroom and through scholarly activities. Supports grant projects by our members and create opportunities for webinars on democratically engaged curriculum and scholarship as topics arise

Local Elections

Focused on media and information literacy related to state and local elections, promoting voter turnout in state and local elections, and identifying teaching resources related to state and local elections. Teaching resources are focused on civically engaged and service-learning resources. This committee also gathers state and local elections resources for various states.

Here is an example of a recent projects: State and local election roadmap

STEM Mobilization

Working towards creating resources and opportunities for faculty who are committed to increasing civic engagement in STEM. Connecting STEM majors with non-partisan voter engagement efforts

Voter Engagement and Redistricting 

Promoting and developing intercollegiate and college-community collaboration.Supporting local campus efforts (panels, lectures, symposia via social media, ideally events that can be streamed when possible and appropriate).