Stay up to date with the latest news and events from the Institute for Civility In Government. Materials here include recent articles and interviews from and about co-founders Cassandra Dahnke and Thomas Spath; updates about Institute programs including Congressional Student Forums, Student Legislative Seminars, and Civility Trainings; and Institute mentions and appearances in the national press.

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Recent Media & Press Releases

Institute co-founders Cassandra Dahnke and Tomás Spath were honored to recieve the Legacy Award at an Emotional Civility conference hosted by Dr. Sharon Anderson on March 26, 2021.

The World Wide Civility Council hosted Cassandra Dahnke and Tomas Spath on their posdcast on September 11, 2020  Listen in here:

Cassandra Dahnke participated in a panel discussion hosted by Zocolo Public Square in San Francisco on July 16, 2012.

Students Build Community And Collaboration: High School Students from Palacios and Wharton Join Together in Civic Education Experience

Houston, TX, June 10, 2016 – Five students from Palacios High School and six students from Wharton High School participated in a Student Legislative Seminar trip to Washington, DC, with the Institute for Civility in Government (ICG) on June 4-9. These Seminars teach students about how to be involved in the governing process while maintaining… Read More