“20 Opportunities in 20 Days for Engaged Citizenship”

Wednesday, October 14th

Kick Off! 

  • 5 minutes at School Meeting 
Ms. Munkittrick and Mr. Miller

Thursday,

October 15th

Introduction to the Electoral College

  • 7:00 – 7:45pm watch Mr. Hamilton’s ZOOM presentation.

Ever wondered how we got the Electoral College, how it works, and why it’s controversial? Join Mr. Hamilton as he answers all your most pressing questions! 

Mr. Hamilton and Ms. Liske

Friday,

October 16th

The Supreme Court and Nomination Process, Part 1: Learn! 

Been hearing a lot about the Supreme Court in the news? Curious to know more about the nomination process? Watch this Frontline documentary that goes “inside the no-holds-barred war for control of the Supreme Court” and then join Chiji Achebe, Alex Bautista, and Mr. Lyons for a discussion and Q&A on Tuesday night. 

  • Stream “RBG” via Hulu  

Get your squad together, grab some popcorn, and fire up that hall tv to witness the making of a Supreme Court Justice and pop culture icon.

Watch independently 

Saturday,

October 17th

Register (or Pre-Register) to Vote! 

  • 11:15 – 1:15 pm, outside of the Dining Hall 

Are you REGISTERED TO VOTE? If not, stop by the CSGC table to register and learn more about Absentee Ballots! 

Ms. Rivellino-Lyons

Sunday,

October 18th

Register (or Pre-Register) to Vote! 

  • 11:15 – 1:15 pm, outside of the Dining Hall 

Are you REGISTERED TO VOTE? If not, stop by the CSGC table to register and learn more about Absentee Ballots! 

Mr. Brown

Monday,

October 19th

The Supreme Court and Nomination Process, Part 1: Learn! 

Been hearing a lot about the Supreme Court in the news? Curious to know more about the nomination process? Watch this Frontline documentary that goes “inside the no-holds-barred war for control of the Supreme Court” and then join Mr. Lyons, Alex Bautista, and Chiji Achebe for a discussion and Q&A tomorrow night. 

Independent 

Tuesday,

October 20th

The Supreme Court and Nomination Process, Part 2: Discuss! 

  • 7:00 – 7:45pm on ZOOM 

Having watched “Supreme Revenge” is your ticket in to a discussion about the Supreme Court with Mr. Lyons, Alex Bautista, and Chiji Achebe. They can help answer all of your questions about the nomination process and discuss the future of the court. 

Mr. Lyons, Chiji Achebe, and Alex Bautista

Wednesday,

October 21st 

Who are the Candidates and What are the Issues?

Ms. Munkittrick and Mr. Miller challenge you to stop them on the path and let them know which issue means the most to you and why! We want to know! 

Independent 

Thursday,

October 22nd

Presidential Debate 

  • 9:00pm – 10:30pm via Livestream or watch with your squad on the hall TV! 
Independent 

Friday,

October 23rd

Civic Engagement Film Series 

Come watch the docudrama that all your friends are talking about! Seen it already? Come watch it again!  “Never before have a handful of tech designers had such control over the way billions of us think, act, and live our lives…’The Social Dilemma’ blends documentary investigation and narrative drama to disrupt the disrupters, unveiling the hidden machinations behind everyone’s favorite social media and search platforms.”

Ms.  Munkittrick 

Saturday,

October 24th

Civil Discourse Practice Group: The Social Dilemma

  • 12:00 – 1:00pm, under the Main Tent
  • Donuts and Discussion! 

Join Ms. Munkittrick for a little Dunkin’ and some good discussion all about “The Social Dilemma.” What is it, and how is it affecting how we communicate with one another (and ourselves!)?

Ms. Munkittrick and Ms. Brown 

Sunday,

October 25th

Civil Discourse Practice Group: Ask and Listen! 

  • 12:00-2:00pm, Caswell Library

Ever gotten into an uncomfortable political discussion on the hall? What about around the Thanksgiving table? We got your back! Learn and practice the skills you need to engage in strong civil discourse with Dr. Brown and Ms. Evans as they guide you through how to listen and respond when faced with friends and family that don’t agree with you! 

Ms. Brown  

Check back for a list of updated events for October 26 – Nov. 2nd

Tuesday, November 3rd is ELECTION DAY!