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Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life

Resources

  • Guest post by IDHE Director Nancy Thomas on the Campus Compact blog looking at the current wave of free speech news on college and university campuses.

  • An article in the Fall 2015 issue of AACU's Diversity & Democracy by IDHE Director Nancy Thomas.

  • Article by IDHE Director Nancy Thomas on the nature of academic freedom, and its role in both student learning and a democracy.

    Thomas, N.L. (2010) “The Politics of Academic Freedom” in Educating for Deliberative Democracy, New Directions for...

  • The National Study of Learning, Voting, and Engagement (NSLVE) provides more than 1,000 U.S. colleges and universities with tailored reports containing their students’ aggregate voter registration and voting rates. Assessing that data can be difficult...

  • The Institute for Democracy & Higher Education distills some of its research knowledge, expertise, and perspectives into IDHE Reports that address pressing issues in democracy and in higher education. The reports offer valuable insights for...

  • Having respectful and productive conversations about controversial issues is one of the most vital aspects of civic and political learning. These conversations can be challenging to lead and conduct, but trained facilitators can ensure that valuable...

  • The Institute for Democracy & Higher Education distills some of its research knowledge, expertise, and perspectives into IDHE Reports that address pressing issues in democracy and in higher education. The reports offer valuable insights for...

  • The National Study of Learning, Voting, and Engagement (NSLVE) offers colleges and universities an opportunity to learn their student registration and voting rates and, for interested campuses, a closer examination of their campus climate for...

  • The Institute for Democracy & Higher Education distills some of its research knowledge, expertise, and perspectives into IDHE Reports that address pressing issues in democracy and in higher education. The reports offer valuable insights for...

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