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Welcoming the ICER 2022 Fellows

After two years of pandemic-related disruptions, APSA was thrilled to welcome 20 new Fellows to the third annual Institute for Civically Engaged Research (ICER) this June, in-person on the campus of Tufts University. After being […]

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2021 APSA Institute for Civically Engaged Research (ICER)

From June 15 to June 22, the American Political Science Association (APSA) held its second Institute for Civically Engaged Research (ICER) to promote such research within the discipline by providing training and creating networks of scholars […]

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Answering the Call—Benefits of Community Engagement

Answering the Call—Benefits of Community Engagement  by Kirstie Dobbs, PhD, Merrimack College   At APSA’s Institute for Civically Engaged Research in 2019, I, along with a group of political science scholars, learned how to conduct engaged research […]

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The APSA Institute for Civically Engaged Research: Facilitating and encouraging rigorous, publicly relevant political science scholarship

Scholars in many disciplines are grappling with how to produce rigorous scholarship that addresses significant social challenges in collaboration with communities, organizations, and agencies outside of academia. In June 2019, the American Political Science Association […]