Civic engagement is a key component to advancing legislative policy and social change with our communities. By participating in activities like letter writing, voter drives, legislative campaigns, and community organizing students will learn how to connect local issues to broader state, federal, and global issues through practical experience and skill development.

The People’s Pitzer Upcoming Events

Nov 9 | Trans Rights, Policy & Advocacy with Joana Azterbaum-Chang, Nancy Williams and Sergio Quechol | Registration Required
Nov 14 | Writing Legislation and Making Change for the Community | Skandera Courtyard

Nov 18 | Preparing for Civil Service in California with Dana Nothnagel | Registration Required

Resources and Information


  • Project Pericles
  • Campus Compact
  • California Campus Compact
  • All in Voter Challenge
  • Cal Poly Center for California Ethics & Policy

Spring 2021 Highlights