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NCoC (the National Conference on Citizenship)
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Exploring what makes America great by asking "What if everyone knew they could make a difference?"
Exploring what makes America great by asking "What if everyone knew they could make a difference?"

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"In 2011, NCoC and Corporation for National and Community Service successfully advocated for the inclusion of several new civic health indicators in the November 2011 Current Population Survey (CPS), administered by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Bureau of Labor Statistics." Read more here.

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Citizen University (formerly The Guiding Lights Weekend), is an exceptional full-day conference on the art of great citizenship. Low early registration fees end Feb. 1, so register soon! http://www.citizenuniversity.us/

Founded by former Clinton speechwriter and author Eric Liu, the gathering brings together hundreds of leaders, changemakers, educators and artists from across the nation to Seattle for a great day of teaching and learning. Last year's gathering sold out, so register today!

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When it comes to the behaviors that lead to successful communities, MN consistently finishes near the top (via +Star Tribune).

http://www.startribune.com/lifestyle/184723611.html

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The pundits often describe our country as fractious and disconnected - but Americans' commitment to strengthen our communities through service reflects a far different story via McClatchy.

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What is deliberative democracy? In his interview with +NCoC (the National Conference on Citizenship), Matt Leighninger, Executive Director of the Deliberative Democracy Consortium, explains how democracy has evolved and what we need to do to ensure its success.

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We interviewed Eric Greitens on his most recent book, The Warrior's Heart. Read what the founder of +The Mission Continues has to say on inspiring our youth.
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