Republican Party Debate, 2008 Presidential Primary

Related Debate Events at UM-Dearborn

At the University of Michigan-Dearborn, a number of events are being planned in connection with the GOP Presidential Debate.  All activities will take place within the University Center (UC), the hub of our campus.  With debate related events being added daily, the University Center promises to be a flurry of activity with attendees from our student body, faculty, staff and the local community.



All Day - Voter Registration

UC Concourse

All Day - The Wall Street Journal distribution and subscription information

UC Concourse

10 am - 7 pm Live broadcast by WWJ-AM

UC Concourse
One of the leading news stations in the region.  Interviews and commentary are scheduled.

11 am - Brown-bag Lunches

UC Concourse
Faculty will facilitate introductions and conversations with candidates or other visitors who come through and want to meet with students.

2:30 pm - 3:45 pm - Panel Discussion

Kochoff Hall - UC
Faculty members will convene a panel discussion about the issues that are likely to be raised in the debate. Their plans are flexible and will allow for candidates, surrogates or media representatives to take part.  Students, staff, faculty and the community are welcome to attend.

4 pm - 6 pm Watch Party

Kochoff Hall - UC
The debate will be projected onto a theater-style screen, as well as on television monitors throughout the building.  Classes, students, faculty, staff and the community are welcome to attend.

Post Debate Straw Poll among the attendees