The Mount Presents 2017 Candidates Forum

NEWS FROM THE MOUNT

University Communications 5701 Delhi Road Cincinnati, Ohio 45233-1670 513-244-4330 Fax 513-244-4201 www.msj.edu

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Kathleen Cardwell

Communications Manager

513-244-4330

kathleen.cardwell@msj.edu

2017 Candidates Forum to be hosted at Mount St. Joseph University

CINCINNATI (October 4, 2017) – Mount St. Joseph University will host a 2017 Candidates Forum on Monday, October 16, at 6:00 p.m. in the University Theatre. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The event will feature a “candidate fast pitch” segment that allows participants to vote on the “best pitch” per political office, as well as a meet-and-greet session with the candidates.

More than 30 candidates from the offices of Cincinnati City Council, Cincinnati School Board, Cincinnati Mayor, Delhi Township Trustee, and Hamilton County Municipal Court are expected to participate in the 2017 Candidates Forum.

This event is open to the public—free of charge. Parking is available in the Mount’s west parking lot next to the University Theatre. Guests are asked to RSVP. For questions about the 2017 Candidates Forum, please contact Keith Lanser, manager of service learning & civic engagement at keith.lanser@msj.edu or call 513-244-4634.

Mount St. Joseph University (www.msj.edu) is a Catholic academic community grounded in the spiritual values and vision of its founders, the Sisters of Charity. The University educates its students through interdisciplinary liberal arts and professional curricula emphasizing values, integrity, and social responsibility. Mount St. Joseph University does not favor, oppose, or endorse any political candidates for any political offices.

Guests can RSVP through Evenbrite:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2017-candidate-forum-at-mount-st-joseph-university-tickets-38509775776

or through Facebook event link:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1974314956142166/