• Libby Kingseed

Meet the 2021-2022 Recipients of the Elizabeth "Libby" Kingseed Teaching with Deliberation Memorial Awards

Congratulations to the 2021-2022 recipients of the Elizabeth "Libby" Kingseed Teaching with Deliberation Memorial Award, Lisa Bietau and Brandon Thornton. The following is more information about this year's recipients.

                                                                Brandon Thornton

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  • Common Ground for Action
  • Common Ground for Action

Online Forums for College Students During National Week of Deliberation

Experience a full week of online Common Ground for Action (CGA) deliberative forums exclusively for college students. The forum series aims to connect college students from across the country in deliberation in a way that maximizes the opportunity for students to hear different views and opinions from peers living and attending college in different parts of the nation.

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National Initiative on Voting

During the National Week of Conversation in June, National Issues Forums (NIF) launched its national initiative on encouraging and safeguarding voting with opportunities for people from across the country to participate in online National Issues Forums on the issue. NIF practitioners moderated the forums and provided opportunities for participants to delve more deeply into the issue in multiple breakout discussions.

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  • National Issues Forums logo

July 26, 2-3:30 p.m. ET - National Issues Forums Institute (NIFI) Workshop will be Part of "Summer Learning Springboard" at the National Coalition for Dialogue and Deliberation (NCDD)

The National Issues Forums Institute (NIFI) will present a workshop as part of the National Coalition for Dialogue and Deliberation (NCDD) Summer Learning Springboard conference that will feature a week-long series of sessions and workshops beginning July 26, 2021. The workshop, titled Deliberative Practices that Support Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, will be presented from 2:00 to 3:30, ET on Monday, July 26, 2021.

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