“I think it is important to have a say in our election process. A lot of people only think the Presidential election is important, but arguably local elections affect your day to day life more”.
“I submitted an absentee vote. It was cool taking part in this experience as I couldn’t drive back home to vote at the polls”.
Human Development and Family Studies
“I care about our country’s’ future”.
State College, PA
“As a citizen of the United States, it is my constitutional right to vote as it is one of the few things I can do. Also, I don’t live that far away”.
“I care about the country. I think that our generation are the ones to make progressive change”.
“I voted because I’m over 18, and voting is a responsibility for Americans. If you don’t vote, you are forfeiting the ability to choose how your community is run. I vote to make a difference”.
“I voted today because I felt that there were candidates that aligned with my values. I also think it’s important to exercise your right to vote as it gives the American people a voice”.
Earth Science & Policy
“I voted because both of my parents have state jobs”.
“I voted because I believe it really matters. I did it for my future, for my family, and to my community. Voting is a part of my independence because if I don’t vote, someone else makes decisions for me!”
“I voted because I wanted my voice to. be heard now that I am of age. This is my first voting experience and I feel like it is my job to vote now that I am 18. I am going to make it a goal of mine to vote at every election starting now”.
by Lauren Ansell
“I wasn’t able to go home in time to vote. And I didn’t know I needed to get an absentee ballot before the deadline.”
“I haven’t registered yet bc I didn’t turn 18 until February.”
Fort Bragg, N.C.
“I forgot. And I wasn’t able to register for an absentee ballot in time.”
Electrical Mechanical Engineering Technology
“I didn’t do the absentee ballot. No one reminded me. No one tells you this in class, and there’s no advertisement for it. And in hawthorne they didn’t have any information or papers explaining how to sign up.”
by Lauren Ansell
“Corn bread with cranberry sauce.”
Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology
By Omer Sanchez
“There’s some issues important to in my state, kind of a low-risk, high-reward type of thing.”
“One, I feel like it’s a duty for every citizen to vote and two, it’s a great way to voice your opinion in politics.”
Rail Transportation Engineering
“Civic duty to do so, and I want my voice heard in our government.”
Political Science and Communications
“Important to vote because it’s important to have your voice heard and change the direction of the government.”
By. Milan Ramson
Sparkle Sugar Skull (Day of the died)
Wednesday From Adams family