Upcoming Events

September 17: The Supreme Court: Looking Back and What’s To Come
11am-12:15pm
Events Area, Cunningham Memorial Library
 
In celebration of Constitution and Citizenship Day, political scientist Dr. Robert Van Sickel will present on contemporary cases before, and the political context of, the Supreme Court. This event is free and open to all in the community. Pizza, cookies, and pocket U.S. Constitutions provided.
 
 
September 17: “14: Dred Scott, Wong Kim Ark, & Vanessa Lopez”
6-8pm
Events Area, Cunningham Memorial Library
 
In celebration of Constitution and Citizenship Day, this documentary film “explores the recurring question about who has the right to be an American citizen.” A discussion will follow the documentary viewing. This event is free and open to all in the community. Refreshments and pocket U.S. Constitutions provided.
 
 
September 25: State Legislative Candidate Forum
7-8:30pm
Events Area, Cunningham Memorial Library
 
Students will have the opportunity to ask questions and express their views to the candidates running in Indiana’s 43rd House district and Indiana’s 38th Senate district. This event is free and open to all I.S.U. students. Refreshments provided.
 
 
October 17: Pizza and Politics: Issues in the 2018 Midterm Election
7-8pm
Events Area, Cunningham Memorial Library
 
This event is an interactive experience for students to discuss emergent political issues that are taking shape ahead of the November election. This event is free and open to all I.S.U. students. Pizza and refreshments provided.
 
 
November 6: Pizza and Politics: Election Night Party!
8pm-?
Events Area, Cunningham Memorial Library
 
Will the Republicans retain control of the U.S. House of Representatives or will the Democrats take over? Will Joe Donnelly be able to hang onto his seat in the U.S. Senate?  How will the state legislative races shape-up? Join the campus community to watch the election returns and engage in some election night “predicting.” This event is free and open to the campus community. Pizza and refreshments provided.

Contact

Dr. Carly Schmitt

Holmstedt Hall 324
Indiana State University
812.237.2514
carly.schmitt@indstate.edu