civic engagement http://wrvo.org en Gene Koo on the Campbell Conversations http://wrvo.org/post/gene-koo-campbell-conversations <p>Younger citizens may be more active in volunteer and service efforts than previous generations, but many remain profoundly uninterested and disengaged from anything they regard as political. One organization trying to combat that is ICivics, created by former Justice Sandra Day O'Conner, to provide online, interactive educational resources for middle school students. On this edition of the Campbell Conversations, <a href="https://twitter.com/genekoo">Gene Koo</a>, executive director of ICivics, outlines the challenges to civic engagement and how the organization is trying to address them.</p><p> Sun, 28 Apr 2013 22:30:00 +0000 Grant Reeher 36871 at http://wrvo.org Gina Belafonte on the Campbell Conversations http://wrvo.org/post/gina-belafonte-campbell-conversations <p>The daughter of Harry Belafonte and Julie Robinson, Gina Belafonte grew up in a household filled with the leading civil rights activists and entertainers of the day, and she went on to become an actor, producer, and civil rights activist in <span class="il">her</span> own right.</p><p> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 14:45:28 +0000 Grant Reeher 33839 at http://wrvo.org