Name of Engagement
Bill Wilson, State Coordinator for Project Citizen and Director of the Madison Institutes
Project Citizen is a curricular program for middle, secondary, and post-secondary students, youth organizations, and adult groups that promotes competent and responsible participation in local and state government. The program helps participants learn how to monitor and influence public policy. In the process, they develop support for democratic values and principles, tolerance, and feelings of political efficacy.
Involves Faculty, Involves Staff, Involves Students, Involves Participants External to JMU
Ongoing (Currently in existence, year round)
Primary Focus of Program
Areas of Engagement
Civic Engagement, Community Engagement, Engaged Learning