For a better experience, click the Compatibility Mode icon above to turn off Compatibility Mode, which is only for viewing older websites.

The College Students Perspective on Super Tuesday Drexel Students to Watch and Discuss Results

February 4, 2008

What: More than 120 Drexel students will gather to watch as election results roll in on Super Tuesday in what is becoming one of the most-followed primaries among collegians.

The collegiate vote is key this year, with record-breaking turnouts in earlier primaries. Several Drexel students will vote during Super Tuesday’s primary election in New Jersey and Delaware.

Who: Drexel Democrats and College Republicans will discuss the candidates’ views at the watch party. Drexel political science professors will also be on-hand to educate students about the Super Tuesday primaries and the political process.

Interview Opportunities: -Media can interview students for their perspective on the race. New Jersey and Delaware residents will be among them. -Dr. William Rosenberg, professor of political science at Drexel, who has studied primary elections and is a New Jersey resident. -Dr. Scott Knowles, assistant professor of history and politics at Drexel.

Visuals: -Student reactions to the leading candidates on Super Tuesday. -Students engaging in discussions on the race. -Students registering to vote at tables by the Drexel Democrats and College Republicans.

When: Tuesday, February 5, 2008 from 7 to 11:30 p.m.

Where: Drexel’s Behrakis Grand Hall (32nd and Chestnut Streets)


News Media Contact: Niki Gianakaris, Assistant Director, Drexel News Bureau 215-895-6741, 215-778-7752 (cell) or

Topical Tags:

news release