Last updated on: 5/15/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Center for Governmental Studies at Northern Illinois University Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of 2002

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Description:

“The Center for Governmental Studies (CGS) is a public service, applied research, and public policy development unit within NIU Outreach. The Center functions as a ‘think and do’ tank, applying the intellectual resources of the university to address public issues facing communities, the region, the state, and the nation.”

“Homepage,” CGS website (accessed May 15, 2008)

Mission:

“The Center’s professional staff is dedicated to advancing the capabilities of government at all levels and helping build the civic capacity of non-governmental organizations.”

“Homepage,” CGS website (accessed May 15, 2008)

Other:
Educational