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Build a stronger culture of citizenship

That’s the goal of the programs we run. Citizen University works with a national array of partners to help Americans cultivate the values, systems knowledge, and skills of effective citizenship.

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Annual Conference

Our annual national conference is like no other civic gathering in America. Join hundreds of catalysts and activists to learn about power, deepen your networks, and remake the narrative of America.

#CitizenUCon17 is March 24-25.
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Eric Liu

Founder & CEO

I am the son of immigrants from China. As a second-generation American I am deeply conscious of the opportunities – and obligations – that come with my citizenship. That’s why all the work I do as a writer, educator, and civic entrepreneur is dedicated to making sure this country lives up to the promise of its creed.

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