Campus Democracy

"In the Catholic Tradition, responsible citizenship is a virtue, and participation in political life is a moral obligation."

U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship

The CDP is organized by a University-wide committee co-chaired by the associate director of the Center for Community Service Initiatives and an associate professor of political science. The presidents of the Student Government Association, the College Democrats, and the College Republicans serve on the CDP Committee.

The following units are currently represented on the CDP Committee:

  • Adrian Dominican School of Education
  • Center for Community Service Initiatives
  • Center for Student Involvement (Division of Student Affairs)
  • Department of History and Political Science
  • Department of Housing and Residence Life
  • Department of Theology and Philosophy
  • External and Government Affairs (Division of Institutional Advancement)
  • School of Business
  • School of Professional and Career Education
  • School of Social Work

For further information, contact the CCSI at service@barry.edu or 305-899-4017.