January 2013

Training session for lobbying day is Jan. 23

N.C.  Common Couse will hold a training session in on Wednesday, Jan. 23, for the HBCU Legislative Lobby Day in which students will go to the State Capitol to lobby lawmakers to provide financial aid for college students. The training session 6 PM in the 2nd floor of the MLK Ballroom. The day-long event will be held Feb.19.

The first session in preparation for day came Jan. 16, when a small group of students gathered to hear State Representative Yvonne Holley. The legislator offered students  the opportunity to intern with her at the NC General Assembly.