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UNT Day at the Capitol

Your voice matters in the effort to promote higher education in Texas.

On February 13, the UNT Alumni Association and select student volunteers will travel to Austin to meet with legislators in the Texas State Capitol. Join us as we build relationships with elected officials and promote issues that are key to UNT’s health and growth.

This opportunity includes legislative advocacy training to teach you how to be an effective civic participant.

 

UNT Day at the Capitol Dates to Remember

Deadline to Register
Monday, January 28

Required Training Sessions
Select a legislative advocacy training below to help you make the most of your time in Austin:

Tuesday, January 29 7-8 p.m.
Westin Galleria
13340 Dallas Parkway, Dallas

Thursday, January 31, 6-7 p.m.
UNT Union, Room 332
1155 Union Circle, Denton

Austin Presidential Celebration
Hosted by the Austin Chapter
Tuesday, February 12, 6–8 p.m.
InterContinental Stephen F. Austin
Get Tickets

Legislative Advocacy Event
Wednesday, February 13

 

Tentative Itinerary

5 a.m. — Buses leave the UNT Gateway Building
9 a.m. — Arrive at the Texas State Capitol
10 a.m. — Visit Senate and House chambers
11:45 a.m.  — Lunch
1:30 p.m. — Legislative visits
4 p.m. — Buses depart for Denton
9 p.m.— Buses arrive at the UNT Gateway Building

 

Email robert.mcinturf@unt.edu if you are interested in legislative advocacy on behalf of UNT.

Details

Date:
February 13, 2019
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Venue

Texas State Capitol
1100 Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78701 United States