Center on Congress

December 21, 2016

The IU Center on Representative Government congratulates two outstanding Hoosier educators for leading their student teams to excel at the recent We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution competition for Indiana high schools.

First place went to the student team from Cathedral High School in Indianapolis, coached by Jill Baisinger. She was a 2015 winner...

April 28, 2016

In celebration of Indiana’s bicentennial, on July 12, 2016, the Indiana University Center on Representative Government and the Indiana State Archives will host a special Indiana History workshop. The workshop will feature Indiana primary source analysis activities and materials from the Library of Congress as well as a talk by noted Indiana Historian and IU Professor...

April 27, 2016

After a successful year full of Level 1 workshops, for the first time, the Center will offer Level 2 training this summer. Each institute topic will be offered once in Indianapolis and once in Bloomington (see schedule and descriptions below).  

Level 2 workshops provide more in depth content training and include an expectation that participants will create lesson plans based on the topic....

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