UT Students Host Voter Registration Drive (Sept. 26 – Oct. 5)

Students at the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy have launched a voter registration drive, with support from several other student organizations.  Tables are set up at various locations around campus for the drive which runs Wednesday, September 26 through Friday, October 5.  

Full Schedule:

     September 26 – October 5   (Monday – Friday, 8 AM – 5 PM  Howard Baker Center (3rd floor, Suite 302)

     September 26 – October 5   (Monday – Friday), 11 AM-1 PM: Hodges Library (1st floor)

     Monday, October 1, 5 PM-6:30 PM: Panhellenic Building

     Wednesday, October 3, 11 AM-1 PM: University Center

     Thursday, October 4, 5 PM-7 PM: Presidential Court Cafeteria

The drive is being led by Baker Ambassadors, Charleigh Cagle, Lisa Dicker and Alexandra Chaisson.   Alexandra Chaisson said, “Sometimes it is difficult to voice your opinion, so voting is the easiest way to play a role in your government and influence politics.”

Organizations involved thus far include Baker Ambassadors, Baker Scholars, the Baker Center Learning Community, SGA Freshman Council, SGA Student Services Committees, and the Dean’s Student Advisory Council. Other campus organizations who wish to help should contact Alexandra at achiasso@utk.edu

Last day to register to vote is Oct. 8 at your local election commission office.

Early Voting runs October 17 – November 1

Election Day is Nov. 6