Duke Votes Planning Meeting

09/28/2018 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm – With seven weeks remaining before Election Day—and with many states’ October voter registration deadlines fast approaching—we’re meeting biweekly for the next six weeks, starting this Friday at 3:00pm in Sanford 05 (lower level). The purpose will be to hear from those who are leading voter registration efforts, to educate classmates on state deadlines and processes, […]

Party at the Polls

10/17/2018 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Celebrate the first day of early voting with free food, live student group performances, and early voting in Room 068 of the Brodhead Center! —Early Voting Hours— Wednesday, October 17 — Friday, October 19: 7:00 a.m — 7:00 p.m. Saturday, October 20: 9:00 a.m. — 6:00 p.m. Sunday, October 21: 12:00 p.m. — 4:00 p.m. […]

What’s at Stake in North Carolina’s Elections? A Conversation with Mac McCorkle

10/18/2018 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm – Join POLIS for a conversation with Sanford professor Mac McCorkle breaking down what’s on the ballot in North Carolina this fall. Mac McCorkle has served as an issues consultant to political candidates, state governments, and various organizations for the last two decades. Since starting McCorkle Policy Consulting in 1994, he has worked for state and […]

Student Voting Rights: Why They Matter, How They Are Lost

10/25/2018 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm – Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student survivor and organizer will join a Duke alumna and N.C. Supreme Court candidate to reflect on the current challenges to student voting rights during a free public talk on Thursday, Oct. 25, at Duke University. Panelists include: Anita Earls, founder of Southern Coalition for Social Justice and candidate for […]