Bryan Asbury

Communication Studies
The University of Iowa

Brian studies communication and identity in relationships, particularly marginalized identities and relationships. He had the pleasure of participating in several civic and political engagement products during his Master’s program at Illinois State University, which was one of the eight campuses selected by the American Democracy Project to develop the Political Engagement Program. He created a voter registration and education campaign in 2008 that quadrupled voter participation while providing students with a means to develop and enact their own voices in the election.