Carlow University students will gather to watch Monday’s Presidential debate between Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton.
|Marketing and Communications||For Immediate Release|
|Drew Wilson, Director, Media Relations||September 23, 2016|
Pittsburgh, Pa. – On Monday, September 26, 2016, students from Carlow University will gather to watch the Presidential Debate between Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton.
The event, known as Debate Watch, begins at 8:30 p.m., and will be on the second floor of the University Commons building on the Carlow campus.
Debate Watch is sponsored by the student leaders in Communication, Political Science, and the Campus Activities Board. Refreshments will be served.
Editor’s Note: Members of the news media interested in public reaction following the debate on Monday are welcome to attend Debate Watch and interview any of the students, faculty, or staff who are willing to be interviewed.
The event will be facilitated by the faculty chairs of the communication department – Linda Schifino, PhD, whose specialty is political rhetoric – and political science department – Sandi DiMola, JD, who can comment on national, state, or local politics.
Please contact Drew Wilson on his cell phone at (412) 260-6807 to arrange convenient, free parking.
About Carlow University
Carlow is a private, co-educational, Catholic university located in the heart of Pittsburgh’s “Eds, Meds, and Tech” district. Founded by the Sisters of Mercy, Carlow’s graduates, curriculum, and partnerships reflect its strong commitment to social justice; ethical, forward-thinking and responsible leadership; and service to the community that has a meaningful impact. Undergraduate and graduate degrees are offered in three colleges: Health and Wellness, Leadership and Social Change, and Learning and Innovation. Carlow graduates are in demand for their professional expertise, in fields ranging from nursing, the sciences, and perfusion technology to counseling, education, and forensic accounting; their entrepreneurial spirit and creative mindset; and their ability to manage change. Carlow’s eleven athletic teams are known as the Celtics, a reflection of the university’s Irish heritage and roots.