Valley News Recent Headlines
Students Square Off in Campus Political Debate
10.11.12 |

  1 of 2   
Lebanon Valley College students will square off on today's top policy issues in a campus debate on Oct. 17 from 7 to 9 p.m. in Leedy Theater of the Mund College Center. Community attendees are welcome to attend and to participate in the public forum section of the debate.

Students representing the College Democrats, College Conservatives, and HYPE (the history, political science, and economics club) will share their positions on matters of foreign policy, health care, immigration, unemployment, education, inequality, veterans affairs, and voter identification legislation. Specifically, they will address the Arab Spring, the threat of a nuclear-armed Iran, the Syrian conflict, the war in Afghanistan, the Affordable Care Act or "Obamacare," reproductive rights, gay marriage, gender inequality, and racial inequality.

"We believe that every campus voice deserves to be heard," Doug Waterman said, president of College Democrats. "We hope to fairly represent the majority viewpoint of the student body, but welcome all opinions and political ideals. By debating in an organized event, we hope to empower students to get involved and share their passions this election year."

The debate will conclude with a public forum for community members and the student body to present their own questions and opinions. All activities will be overseen by a faculty moderator.

Contact Doug Waterman (daw001@lvc.edu) or Marissa Laudeman (mal005@lvc.edu) for additional information or questions.Visit www.lvc.edu/election for LVC's full election coverage. Political opinions and commentary are available at the Election Blog.


05.31.16
Normal Home, Unique History
View Full Story

05.24.16
Out In Service—Three Stories of Philanthropy
View Full Story

05.19.16
Three Join Lebanon Valley College Board of Trustees; Two Complete Terms
View Full Story

05.18.16
Musical Chair: Redefining Music Curriculums
View Full Story

05.17.16
Students to Complete Internships and Research Through Arnold Grant Program
View Full Story

05.16.16
Three 2016 Graduates, One Family: Meet the Pellows
View Full Story

05.14.16
More Than 500 Students Receive Degrees During 147th Commencement
View Full Story

05.11.16
Traffic Advisory: Route 934 Project and Commencement Weekend
View Full Story

05.11.16
LVC Celebrates 25 Years of Awarding MBA Degrees
View Full Story

05.09.16
City Link Trip Provides Networking Opportunities for Students
View Full Story

05.05.16
It's All Business
View Full Story

05.04.16
Resources and Tools Abound Through Center for Assistive Technology
View Full Story

05.03.16
Riding High: Brittany Fleisher ’17 Heads to National Competition
View Full Story

05.02.16
Blade Umstead's Photography Project Captures Residence Hall Life at LVC
View Full Story

04.28.16
Mosior and Scheuerman Named Concerto-Aria Competition Winners
View Full Story

04.28.16
College's 147th Commencement Set for May 14
View Full Story