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.

Young people taking part in politics via new media, but they want help telling fact from fiction

Young people are sharing information and engaging in politics and policy discussions online like never before, according to a new study co-authored by an East Bay professor. But a vast majority of them want help discerning Internet fact from fiction...

Publication Date: 
June 30, 2012