Events news items

Calling All Student Artist! iCivics Holiday Card Competition

OCTOBER 06, 2016

The holiday season is right around the corner, and iCivics is looking for student artwork to include in this year's holiday cards! Artwork should reflect the student’s perspective on peace and civic engagement. The winner will have their art displayed on our printed and electronic holiday cards.

Justice Sotomayor Honored at the 29th Annual Hispanic Heritage Awards

SEPTEMBER 30, 2016

iCivics Board Member, Associate Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, was honored with the Leadership Award at the 29th Annual Hispanic Heritage Awards.  The Hispanic Heritage Awards is a celebration to honor those celebrities, community activists, innovators, business leaders, and others who contribute to the enrichment of American culture while celebrating the richness of their Hispanic heritage. 


Fast Forward Women Leadership Forum

SEPTEMBER 22, 2016

Saturday, September 17th, 2016, 500 people attended the  FastForward Women's Leadership Forum, co-hosted by iCivics and Seneca Women at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. It was an evening of amazing conversations about women, power, and purpose, featuring remarks from fashion icon and philanthropist, Diane von Furstenberg, as well as Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director of U.N. Women.

NewSchools Summit: Letting Leaders of Color Lead

JULY 15, 2016

iCivics Welcomes New Board Members

JUNE 10, 2016

This month, iCivics is thrilled to announce two notable additions to our Governing Board: Mr. Jay O’Connor and Mr. Tom Lue, Esq. Both are invested in our mission to provide free and high-quality civic education resources to teachers and students. And both bring with them significant expertise from the technology and legal fields, sure to enrich our organization.

Meet Alison Atwater- The Woman Behind The iCivics Marketplace Workbooks

APRIL 29, 2016


LearnLaunch Welcome Reception for iCivics on May 4!

APRIL 21, 2016

Are you passionate about edtech and civic engagement? LearnLaunch and iCivics are teaming up to bring the edtech community together at iCivics' new location in Inman Sq, Cambridge. Join us for games, appetizers, drinks, and conversation about how to use edtech tools like gaming to engage youth! 

Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor Joins iCivics Governing Board

DECEMBER 01, 2015

Louise Dube and Justice O'Connor

Constitution Day Twitter Party Recap

SEPTEMBER 17, 2015

Have you ever gone home from school on Monday already exhausted and wondering how you will get through the week? May I suggest participating in the #sschat that takes place weekly on Mondays 7pm (EST) as a way to recharge your battery.

iCivics Welcomes Dr. Kelly Leahy Whitney to the Team

AUGUST 03, 2015

Kelly Whitney Profile PictureWe are pleased to announce Kelly Leahy Whitney, the newest member of the iCivics team.  Kelly joins us from PBS Learning where she was the Director of Curriculum.