Published November 17, 2016

Young Alumni to Reflect on ’16 Election

Four alumni to share their thoughts on 2016 election at Nov. 21 panel
A quartet of young Monmouth College alumni who work in and around politics will give their take on the 2016 presidential election.

The four alumni will speak at 7 p.m., Monday, Nov. 21, in the Morgan Room of Poling Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

The four alumni scheduled to speak are:

* Ryan Arndt ’15, a staff member of Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan who worked on state campaigns in the Chicago area;

* Rachel Bold ’10, a Republican staff member who worked on a 2016 campaign in suburban Chicago;

* Libby Meyer’15, a political reporter for the Burlington Hawk Eye, Iowa’s oldest newspaper;

* and Steve Oaks ’16, who worked in Iowa for the Progressive Turnout Project, a progressive political action committee based in Illinois.

The event will be moderated by a pair of Monmouth faculty: Robin Johnson, who is a lecturer in political science; and Joseph A. Angotti, who is a visiting distinguished professor in communication.
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