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.
-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.
-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 email@example.com