Program

The Campaigns and Elections Academy is a unique summer program specifically designed for highly motivated high school leaders who have a passion for electoral politics. Participants learn about the origins and evolution of democracy in America and gain hands-on experiences related modern political campaigns. The program is taught in a non-partisan format by experienced college professors. Student leaders attend college-level lectures, engage in small group discussions, and participate in debates, simulations, and fieldtrips. Participants learn about campaign strategies, political speeches, campaign advertisements and much more.

  • College lectures
  • Small group discussions
  • Debate, simulations, and fieldtrips

 

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Please email us: amerigov@gettysburg.edu

American Government Leadership Program

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Small Sessions

Individual Instruction with Faculty

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Leading Faculty

Taught by World-Class Professors

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Interesting
Field Trips

Gettysburg Battleground & President Eisenhower's Farm