posted on February 17, 2012 16:52
The University of Mobile Center for Leadership will host a Candidate Forum on Monday, Feb. 27, from 6-8:30 p.m. The public is invited to the free event, which will be held in Ram Hall on campus, 5735 College Pkwy., Mobile, AL 36613.
The following races will be represented: Mobile County Commission, Public Service Commission, Congressional District 1, Chief Justice State Supreme Court, and Alabama State School Board District 1.
Quin Hillyer, nationally syndicated columnist and writer-in-residence for UMobile, will serve as emcee. Dr. Lou Campomenosi, adjunct instructor at UMobile and Tulane University, will serve with UMobile students on a moderator panel.
Dr. Joe Savage, director of the UMobile Center for Leadership, said, “In a time when elections at every level are critical to our nation’s health, the Center for Leadership is excited to host a candidate forum. We hope to help Mobile and Baldwin county voters get an up-close look at the candidates and the issues they stand for, so that voters can be informed and encouraged to vote according to their values.”
For more information, contact the Center for Leadership at 251.442.2555.