Guests: Emily Auerbach, Odyssey Project Director; Jelissa Edwards, 2016 Odyssey class graduate; Rene Robinson, Odyssey 2008 graduate; Ngina Ali, current Odyssey student
The UW-Odyssey Project which offers a UW-Madison humanities class for adult students facing economic barriers to college invited current and former students to answer the question, “Why vote?” On this program, Emily Auerbach, Odyssey Project Director, introduces three of her students who present their answers and arguments on why people should vote: Jelissa Edwards, Rene Robinson, and Ngina Ali.
For more information on the Odyssey Project and their upcoming benefit, Night of the Living Humanities, Thursday, October 27, 5:00-7:00 PM at the University Club, 803 State Street, go to odyssey.wisc.edu.
For up-to-date voting information in Wisconsin, go to myvote.wi.gov. Every vote counts!