Welcome Valencia College! The mission of this LibGuide is to educate and inform the Valencia College Community about voting and civic engagement.
What is Civic Engagement?
Civic engagement comes in many forms but at its essence, it's the act of working to make a difference in the civic life of one's community. This may look different to each individual and take place at the local, state, federal, and international levels.
The types of civic engagement, as written by the student civic engagement division of the US Government, Youth.gov, include:
-Excerpted from Civic Responsibility and Higher Education, edited by Thomas Ehrlich, published by Oryx Press, 2000, Preface, page vi.