Annual CU Advocacy Day is Tuesday at the Capitol

Register now for free event focusing on CU legislative priorities, more
By Staff

CU Advocates Day 2016

Registration is open for the annual CU Advocacy Day at the Capitol, set for Tuesday, Jan. 26.

Presented by the CU Office of Government Relations and the CU Advocates program in the Office of the President, the event brings together members of the CU community with state lawmakers, who began their legislative session last week.

CU Advocates, guests and supporters are invited to learn about higher education funding and the university’s latest educational, research, public service and economic contributions – information that may be shared to help influence opinions about CU and higher education.

Tuesday’s program will include:

3 p.m. - 5 p.m., Old Supreme Court Chambers

• State funding outlook
• Price of higher education
• Legislative priorities and outlook
• CU's Pre-Collegiate Development Program student testimonials
• Update on CU's MAVEN NASA mission
• Visit with elected officials

5 p.m. - 7 p.m
Join legislators at the Benson Mineral Group office, 1560 Broadway, Suite 1900 (walking distance from the Capitol).

The event is free, but registration is required.