Monday, March 27, 2006

Equality in Education Tomorrow Night

This is simply a reminder to everyone that tomorrow night the Marquette University College Republicans are sponsoring an “Equality in Education” panel at 8pm inside Room 227 of the Alumni Union Hall. The event is expected to go until 9:30pm.

MILWAUKEE– The College Republicans at Marquette University will facilitate a panel discussing “Equality in Education” on Tuesday, March 28th from 8:00- 9:30 pm. The panel will be held in room 227 of Marquette University’s Alumni Memorial Union. Featuring five respected authorities on Wisconsin education, panelists will address school vouchers, the achievement gap and disparity in school funding.

Panelists include: Dr. Gerard Robinson, a senior fellow at the Institute for the Transformation of Learning at Marquette University; Dr. Deborah M. McGriff, chair of the Black Alliance for Educational Options (BAEO); Dr. Peter Blewett, a senior lecturer at University Wisconsin-Milwaukee and expert in local and national education policy; Dennis Oulahan, president of the Milwaukee Teacher’s Education Association (MTEA) and Leah Vukmir, chair of the Assembly Education Reform Committee.

The event is free and open to the public. Parking is available along Wells Street on the north side of the union.
Thanks to for the heads up.