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From Thea Nietfeld - Trying Out Deliberation - Next Steps

In the following article, Thea Nietfeld, of Newton, Kansas, describes how a small group of friends tried out deliberation, and how they are planning to use it next.

In January, Kansas Peoples’ Agenda called progressives to the state capitol to put the peoples’ needs into Kansas’ policies and budget. Four women from Newton met there and began having lunch regularly to talk about local and national politics.

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  • DDPE

Courses at the Dialogue, Deliberation, and Public Engagement (DDPE) Program at Kansas State University

The following announcement is from Tim Shaffer and describes the Dialogue, Deliberation, and Public Engagement (DDPE) program of online and face-to-face courses at Kansas State University.

This is a great opportunity for those in the National Issues Forums (NIF) network to learn, develop, and refine skills in facilitation and various approaches to dealing with public issues.

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Let's Connect - Join the New National Issues Forums (NIF) Facebook Group

You are invited to join the National Issues Forums (NIF) Facebook group (thanks to Sandy Heierbacher for creating the group). We'd love to have you join and invite your friends and colleagues to join also.

Whether you're new to public deliberation, an experienced veteran, or anything in between - now there is a new way to connect with others in the National Issues Forums (NIF) network - find out what others are doing; share what you're learning; ask questions; and much more.

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