BLOOMINGTON, Ill. — Tuesday, Sept. 22 is National Voter Registration Day, and several
campus organizations are encouraging Illinois Wesleyan students to register ahead
of the upcoming Nov. 3 election.
Organized by Illinois Weselyan’s Student Senate in partnership with the Athletics
Department, the “Titan Votes” initiative is hosting a campaign launch event on Tuesday
from 2 to 4 p.m. on the Eckley Quadrangle which will feature information about the
voter registration process and mask tie-dyeing.
Civic Engagement Commissioner Wah Chook '22 is lead organizer of the "Titan Votes"
campaign. She said, "I created the campaign because it's a way to bring the whole
IWU community together, whether it's students, faculty, staff, or alumni to all engage
in our civic responsibilities. It's a way to get everyone excited and empowered to
have their voices be heard."
On Tuesday evening, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity will
host a virtual “Voter Registration Couch Party” via Webex from 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Meanwhile, the Athletics Department is in the process of hosting several Zoom calls to help educate student-athletes about the voter registration process. Their goal
is to get every eligible student-athlete registered to vote in the upcoming election,
while also providing them with educational opportunities regarding the positions of
Information about voter registration can be found at vote.gov.