the institute



IPCE creates opportunities for scholars, concerned citizens, students, and government to participate in public discourse and educational programs on current policy issues and social trends. More ... 

  Web Portal





IPCE developed CivicSource, a web portal with a wide range of civic and policy-related information. More ...


CivicSource includes

  • Online forums
  • Videos and podcasts
  • Links to government, civic, and policy groups
  •  Programs & Resources



    IPCE creates tools, workshops, programs, research, and information on government and policy issues. More ...





    IPCE conducts and supports research on civic engagement practice and theory. Our research emphasizes the use of technology to enhance and inform citizen engagement in our democracy, as well as to enhance and inform government decision-making and service delivery. More ...




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