News

 

US New Mentions Walk 2 Vote and the national campaign in the article written by Alan Solomont , Dean at Tufts University about how to encourage young people to vote.

http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2016-07-01/how-can-universities-encourage-young-people-to-vote

 

How Universities encourage young people to vote? written by Alan Solomont, dean of the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service, Tufts University.

http://theconversation.com/how-can-universities-encourage-young-people-to-vote-54614

 

AACU – Active Citizenry “SGA president Locke said his organization is working to take the Walk 2 Vote effort national, providing a model to other campuses. Locally, the university SGA is widening its outreach—making the event about voting on campus as well as in the city of Houston.”

http://www.aascu.org/MAP/PublicPurpose/2016/Spring/ActiveCitizenry.pdf

 

The Power to Influence Positive Change: A Student’s Prospective by the director and founder of the national Walk 2 Vote, John Locke.

https://www.aacu.org/diversitydemocracy/2015/fall/locke

 

John Locke talks about the student created, initiated and executed Walk 2 Vote, at The Democracy Commitment Closing Plenary

http://thedemocracycommitment.org/clde16-closing-plenary-fostering-campus-climates-for-political-learning-engagement/

 

Historic Houston rapper Bun B who was part of the duo group UGK receives Certificate of Congressional Recognition at Walk 2 Vote.

http://hiphopdx.com/news/id.31172/title.bun-b-receives-certificate-of-congressional-recognition

 

Student impact project from Young Invincible’s partners with Walk 2 Vote student led movement.

http://www.studentimpactproject.org/university_of_houston_downtown_walk_2_vote

 

Walk 2 Vote – UHD

https://www.uhd.edu/community-engagement/Pages/walk-2-vote.aspx