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10 good reasons to be a young adult in STL

Saturday, January 27,  we are pleased to have Luke Babich return as guest speaker. (He joined us as mayor of the 2017 Mock City Council & What’s it like to run for office as a 22 year old) This time around Luke will be talking about why he came to…

High School Teacher Gathering next Thursday!

Thursday, January 18th, 2018 Civitas is hosting a casual get together with high school teachers. The event is at the Civitas office from 4:00-6:00 pm. Come enjoy a light dinner from Noodles & Company and a casual discussion about second semester Civitas events, including Model United Nations and a Challenges…

Human Trafficking Guest Speaker on January 20th!

Join us for a special event on Saturday, January 20th. From 9:00-11:00 am at the Civitas office we will have Carmen R. Guynn from CATE give a presentation on human trafficking. She will talk about what is going on locally and answer questions from students. Check out her amazing bio…

Topics & Rohingya Presentation For Dec. 16

December 16th, 2017 is the last discussion group/Civitas event of the year. We have a video presentation made by Barbara, a student from Nerinx Hall. Students also proposed the following ideas: Well, I have a couple of topics in mind. These include NAFTA and what will Trump do to it…

Guest Speaker: Ed Smith from Missouri Coalition for the Environment

Join Civitas on January 13th, 2018 for a special guest speaker. We will be joined by Ed Smith from the Missouri Coalition for the Environment. Ed has helped us before on our Radioactive Tours of STL and he’s an expert on many things concerning the environment in our region. He…

Book Club: Mr. Smith Goes to Prison

For the second semester book club, we are reading Mr. Smith Goes to Prison, by local author Jeff Smith. Jeff Smith broke a minor campaign finance regulation and then made a major mistake by not telling the truth to the F.B.I. The result was that he went to prison; a…

Civitas Reunion 2018!

Civitas Associates is hosting a reunion of all past Civitas participants who are now in college and/or are working in the real world. We have reserved the Game Room at Llywelyn’s Pub in Webster Groves (17 West Moody Ave., 63119) on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 from 4:00-7:00 pm, hoping to…

Resources from 2017 Stress Workshop

Saturday, December 9th we were joined by Dr. Laura Chackes. She did an excellent job listening to students about what stresses them out and also providing constructive ways to work past the stress. We are including the handouts and resources she shared with us for students who were unable to…

New Presentation on Healthcare in America Available!

Civitas had a guest speaker, Dale Basham, present information about the complicated Health Care system in our country to McKinley and Collegiate high school students recently. With Dale’s permission, we have posted his presentation and notes to go along with it, in case anyone would like to read them. It’s…

Resources from The Hate U Give Book Club

Here are the resources we discussed during the book club meeting on December 2, 2017. PowerPoint Presentation by Stephanie These are just some of the links shown. More details/links are in the presentation. Emmet Till video from Eyes On the Prize 1992 Interview with Tupac Info on imposter syndrome And…

Sign up for December 16th Open Discussion

Saturday, December 16th from 9-11 am at the Civitas office (map) there will be an open discussion on topics chosen by students. The event is free. Snacks will be provided. Sign up now & share your discussion topics! Loading…

Photos from the 2017 Model UN Morning Session

Here are photos from the 2017 Model UN morning session.