The Annette Strauss Institute for Civic Life
The Texas Civic Health Index provides a comprehensive, first-time look at civic and political engagement in Texas.
The Engaging News Project researches commercially-viable and democratically-beneficial ways to improve online news.
The Campaign Mapping Project is a multi-year attempt to assemble campaign materials produced during presidential elections between 1948 and 2012, as a guide to understanding the direction of American politics.
The Texas Media & Society survey is a broad-ranging survey on the topics of journalism and the media, politics and civic engagement, and discussion networks and communities.
The Digital Media Research Program aims to shed light on how new communication tech can be used to increase civic participation.
Speak Up! Speak Out! is an innovative civic education program for middle and high school students designed to teach young people about their communities and help them discover the many ways they can make a difference.