Community-Building, Public Engagement, and Electoral Politics

State Senator Dorothy Rupert

Photo depicts Dorothy Rupert, former Colorado State Representative and Senator, following a class she taught at Naropa University on “Community-Building, Public Engagement and Electoral Politics: A Personal Journey.”

Students also met with representatives from New Era Colorado to learn how to participate in New Era’s “Trick or Vote” event on October 31. New Era describes itself as “an innovative vehicle for hands-on democracy,” engaging, educating, and training “a new generation of active citizens and young leaders in Colorado.”