Date change: U-M Board of Regents candidate forum

October 7, 2014
Contact: Greta Guest gguest@umich.edu

EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT

DATE: 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

EVENT: The candidates for Regent of the University of Michigan have been invited to participate in a 75-minute forum. Susan Smith, president of the League of Women Voters of Michigan, will moderate the discussion.

The four major-party candidates have confirmed their participation: Mike Behm, Rob Steele, Ronald Weiser and Regent Kathy White.

Candidate questions will be posed by the League and students at the Ford School of Public Policy. The format will allow for questions from the audience; it is not a debate.

The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.

PLACE: Weill Hall, Annenberg Auditorium, 735 S. State Street, Ann Arbor

SPONSORS: League of Women Voters and the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy

CONTACT: Laura Lee, Ford School, lklee@umich.edu, (734) 764-8593 or Susan Smith, League of Women Voters of Michigan, president@lwvmi.org, (734) 646-9218

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