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.

Chris Evans

Chris Evans is an Affiliated Researcher at the Civic Engagement Research Group at University of California, Riverside. Her research focuses on digital literacies and strategies that cultivate digital civic imagination and empower youth civic action. Her background includes graduate work in Comparative Literature at San Francisco State, UC Davis, and music and literature studies at the Sorbonne and Schola Cantorum in France and the Universidad Internacional Menéndez-Pelayo and Universidad de Salamanca in Spain. She is also an Oakland based interdisciplinary artist.