Jack W. Peltason Center for the Study of DemocracyThe Jack W. Peltason Center for the Study of Democracy (CSD) at the University of California, Irvine sponsors research and education aimed at improving the democratic process in the United States and expanding democracy around the world.
The center frequently sponsors community lectures featuring prominent public figures, high ranking international government officials and democracy supporters, the likes of which have included Jimmy Carter, former President of the United States; Janet Yellen, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco; Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland and former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights; and California Governor Jerry Brown.
Uncanny Civic Engagement and Addressing America's Malaise
January 25, 2017
The 13th Irvine-Japan Conference on Public Policy
February 3, 2017
Good things now come in fours
February 13, 2017
UCI sociologist Jennifer Lee earns fourth book award for co-authored work on Asian American achievement paradox
1 in 10 immigrants in U.S. illegally live in New York area
February 10, 2017
Louis DeSipio, Chicano/Latino studies and poli sci, via Fox 5, Feb, 10, 2017