CERG Description

The goal of the Civic Engagement Research Group (CERG) is to provide an evidence base that informs the design of policies and programs that promote the development of citizens for an effective, just, and humane democratic society.

Even 'Digital Natives' May Need Lessons on Online Political Discourse

The social ­media revolution has transformed American politics more than any other aspect of our culture, with political fortunes made and lost on a well­placed or ill­ crafted Tweet. And today's young "digital natives" spend lots of their time on social ­media platforms, getting much of their news and their first taste of political discourse online.

Publication Date: 
June 3, 2019