Our Democracy Needs You

May 1st, 2019
New York, NY

Civic Spirit Day is a full-day gathering of student leaders from all our Civic Lab schools to connect and work collaboratively in designing solutions to civic issues.

At Civic Spirit Day, students have an opportunity to develop meaningful relationships and practice problem-solving across differences. This event convenes 200+ students and educators from throughout the Tri-state area, spanning diversity in terms socioeconomic status, race, ethnicity, immigration status, and religion.

Day Schedule

  • Registration
  • Program Opening
  • Kick-Off Activity
  • Civic Story with Professor Roosevelt Montas
  • Snack Break
  • Civic Belonging Interactive Exercise
  • Civic Story with Marissa Shorenstein
  • Lunch Break
  • Design Challenge: Creating a Youth Service Program
  • Closing

Thank You to Our Partners and Sponsors


For More Information

Tamara Tweel
Founder + Director