McKendree University Named ALL IN Highly Established Action Plan Seal Recipient for 2024

ALL IN badge(LEBANON, Ill., March 26, 2024) – McKendree University was recently named a recipient of the ALL IN Highly Established Action Plan Seal for the 2024 election cycle. The university received this for developing a nonpartisan democratic engagement plan that received at least 31.5 of 36 possible points based on the Strengthening American Democracy Action Planning Guide (SADG) rubric.

McKendree is one of 93 campuses that has earned this recognition so far for the 2024 election cycle.

“This is a big election year, and I’m proud of McKendree’s dedication to civic learning and political participation,” said Dr. Ann Collins, professor of political science at McKendree University. “Our students are engaged and ready to use their voices at the ballot box.”

The rubric was developed to supplement the publication Strengthening American Democracy: A Guide for Developing an Action Plan to Increase Civic Learning, Political Engagement, and Voter Participation Among College Students. It includes several criteria including civic engagement, civic learning, voter registration and more.

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