The Youth Vote in 2018 and What It Means for the Future of Politics
Date: February 20, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Sponsor: Tufts University Alumni Association & Tisch College of Civic Life
Citing Tisch College research, TIME Magazine made young activists one of their runners-up for Person of the Year in 2018. Tisch College leads the nation in studying young people; its research is widely used to boost youth engagement in politics, including on our own campus. Tisch researchers will share their insights about what happened with the youth vote 2018, what we can expect for 2019-20, and what Americans should do to engage youth in politics.
Peter Levine, Associate Dean, Lincoln Filene Professor of Citizenship & Public Affairs
Kei Kawashima-Ginsberg, Director, Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement