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Student Voting Rights: Why They Matter

10.25.2018 @ 5:30 pm
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Connect2Politics

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student survivor and organizer will join a Duke Alumna and N.C. Supreme Court candidate to reflect on the current challenges to student voting rights during a free public talk on Thursday, Oct. 25, at Duke University.

Panelists include:
Anita Earls, founder of Southern Coalition for Social Justice and candidate for the N.C. Supreme Court
Sari Kaufman, survivor of the Parkland school shooting, a student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and voting activist
Symonne Singleton (T'17), disenfranchised in the 2014 midterm election

This Connect2Politics panel discussion, "Student Voting Rights: Why They Matter," will be moderated by public policy professor Gunther Peck and will include an audience Q&A and will take place in the Sanford School of Public Policy's Fleishman Commons, 5:30-7 p.m.

Connect2Politics, which exposes students who are interested in political engagement to a new generation of young political leaders, is sponsored the Hart Leadership Program at Duke University and co-sponsored by the Sanford School of Public Policy.

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Contact:
Maria Pacheco - maria.pacheco@duke.edu

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