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July 26, 2018

Cultural Day and Making It Through Midterms

Debates are in full effect at JSA Stanford Summer School and learning is the ultimate goal. Students engaged in heated debates on some of the most […]
July 18, 2018

JSA Georgetown Goes to Capitol Hill

And the White House It’s been another busy week at Georgetown Summer School! The week started with two full days of Speakers Day programs. Students heard […]
July 10, 2018

2018 Statespersons of the Year

Arizona Patrick Flint was introduced to JSA by his AP government teacher. While he did not have any special interest in the organization, he was drawn […]
July 10, 2018

Summer School at Georgetown Kicks Off

The JSA campus staff welcomed 203 students to the Georgetown University campus, kicking off the program with an orientation and the first chapter meeting where they […]
July 9, 2018

A Mature Democracy?

As the country marked its 242nd year of independence, JSA CEO Ken White ponders the state of U.S. democracy and the role of JSA. This blog […]
June 26, 2018

JSA Hosts 2018 Montezuma Leadership Summit

Each year, JSA, through the generosity of the Montezuma Foundation, host a leadership summit for JSA members identified as emerging leaders in their state. The summit […]
June 13, 2018

JSA Hosts Successful Gala in LA

This past Sunday, the JSA community gathered for a night of celebration, critical discussion, and a renewed commitment to civic education and engagement. Our Los Angeles Gala was […]
June 7, 2018

National Civic Impact Award Winner

Each year, the Junior State of America awards its National Civic Impact Award to the top JSA Chapter that demonstrates its values of engagement, inclusion, leadership, […]
June 6, 2018

JSA & the Supreme Court

This week's U.S. Supreme Court's decision in the case of Masterpiece Cakeshop vs. Colorado Civil Rights Commission closely mirrors the debate that JSA students presented and ruled on during […]