Election Forums at Governors State University

University Park, Illinois—(ENEWSPF)–September 27, 2012 – The Political and Justice Studies Program and the Consortium for Civic Engagement are co-sponsoring two community forums on the 2012 elections. 

The first, “The Changing Political Terrain of American Elections” will be held Monday, October 8, from 5 to 7 p.m., in Sherman Hall. Panelists include Dr. Larry Levinson, professor of political science; Dr. Donald Culverson, associate professor of political and justice studies; Dr. Chelsea Haring, assistant professor of political science; Dr. Daniel Cortese, assistant professor of political and justice studies; and Dr. Debbie James, assistant professor of media and communications.

The second open community forum, “Issues of the 2012 Election,” will be held on Monday, October 29, from 5 to 7 p.m., also in Sherman Hall. Panelists are Levinson, Culverson, Haring, and Dr. David Golland, assistant professor of history.

The forums are free and open to the public. Everyone is encouraged to attend and participate. The GSU Political and Justice Studies Program and the Consortium for Civic Engagement are co-sponsors. Governors State University is located at 1 University Parkway, University Park, Illinois.