SUNY Cortland Runs Election Day Shuttle for Students

 SUNY Cortland Runs Election Day Shuttle for Students

11/05/2013 

SUNY Cortland’s Institute for Civic Engagement, New York Public Interest Research Group (NYPIRG) and United University Professions are making sure students who are eligible and registered to vote locally have the opportunity on Election Day.

NYPIRG will offer a van shuttle to local polling places from Corey Union, then back to campus, between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5. Polls remain open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.

A database is accessible for voters to verify their registration and a sample ballot for Cortland County voters also is available online. Besides local elections, several amendments to New York’s State Constitution are on the ballot, including a proposal to legalize casino gambling.

Registered voters who live in the following residence halls vote at Parkside Ministries, located at 78 Homer Ave.: Clark, Fitzgerald and Randall halls.

Registered voters who live in the following residence halls vote at Cortland Water Works: Alger, Bishop, Dragon, Hayes, Hendrick, Higgins, Shea, Smith and Whitaker halls along with Casey, Glass and Smith towers.

Registered voters who live in the following residence halls vote at Christ Community Church, located at 292 Tompkins St.: Cheney and DeGroat halls.

The van provided by NYPIRG will leave Corey Union on the hour and stop at the three polling sites. SUNY Cortland students should have received the van schedule, additional information about the voting locations and a voter’s guide through email.

For more information, contact Jessie Johnnes, the College’s NYPIRG project coordinator, at 607-753-4815.


More News

College to Host Advertising Executive-in-Residence

College to Host Advertising Executive-in-Residence

Sheri Baron '77 to speak on her remarkable career in advertising.


Folk Guitarist Pamela Means to Perform April 27

Folk Guitarist Pamela Means to Perform April 27

RESCHEDULED: Pamela Means will peform her “stark, defiant songs” April 27.


One BIG Difference. One BIG Event

One BIG Difference. One BIG Event

Big Event organizers are recruiting volunteers for a day of community service.


Upcoming Talks to Address Global Issues

Upcoming Talks to Address Global Issues

A panel will discuss domestic terrorism around the world on March 22.


‘The Secret Path’ Film to Screen March 28

‘The Secret Path’ Film to Screen March 28

This Native American-themed animated film will be shown on March 28.


Comedian’s Act Addresses Overcoming Disability

Comedian’s Act Addresses Overcoming Disability

CANCELLED, TO BE RESCHEDULED. Drew Lynch's acting career ended with an accident that left him with a stutter.


Mayor to Present Community Roundtable

Mayor to Present Community Roundtable

Who knows about town and gown relationships better than Brian Tobin?


Effects of Health on Lifespan is Talk Focus

Effects of Health on Lifespan is Talk Focus

Arjumand Siddiqi is an international leader in public health studies.


College Welcomes Accepted Students to April 1 Open House

College Welcomes Accepted Students to April 1 Open House

More than 700 students and their families are expected to attend.


Students Organize Eighth Diversity Conference

Students Organize Eighth Diversity Conference

Hugh Burnam of the Onondaga Nation will give the keynote speech April 8.


Explore

Visit

Contact