What’s at stake at the ballot box
Check in on state ballot measures over same sex-marriage, tuition equality, public college funding, voter ID, and the legalization of marijuana.
Posted Thursday, November 8, 2012
Live updates on youth turnout and analysis of young voters’ support.
Posted Wednesday, November 7, 2012
It’s becoming clear that Tuesday was a resounding victory for young voters and firmly establishes the political power of this generation.
Read more at The Center for American Progress
Throughout Election Day, we’ll be sharing stories from young voters.
Posted Tuesday, November 6, 2012
To capture the coveted youth vote, organizations find clever ways to get you to the polls.
Posted Monday, November 5, 2012 by Tara Kutz
News on higher education and campus politics across the U.S.A.
A new study suggests that as many as 1 million young minority voters might be disenfranchised at the ballot box this November.
How Voter ID laws threaten young black voter participation.
Posted Wednesday, October 3, 2012 by Bridget Todd
What does a “positive” political statement mean to the IOC?
From “Veep” to “Parks and Recreation,” women are taking the lead in political TV shows. But is what we’re seeing all good?
Posted Thursday, August 30, 2012 by Dahlia Grossman-Heinze
One University of the Pacific senior wants to know why Rep. Dan Lungren voted to cut Pell grants.
Posted Monday, August 20, 2012 by Scott Keyes
“It’s a responsibility, if you’re the younger generation, to step up and create and fashion the world that you want to live in.”
From Mexico to Greece, to Quebec,student movements are gaining steam which begs the question: when will American students have their turn?
Posted Monday, August 6, 2012 by James Cersonsky
Wealthy special interests win out over child protection services and nutrition assistance.
Posted Friday, April 27, 2012 in Reprints by Melissa Boteach
In order to keep Stafford loan rates low, House Speaker John Boehner has proposed cutting elsewhere.
Posted Friday, April 27, 2012 in Reprints by Igor Volsky
Students discuss the importance of affordable higher education.