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CBS Hosts Town Hall Panel On Senate Bill 11 – Campus Carry

August 29 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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On Monday August 29th, CBS Austin and the Daily Texan will host a moderated Your Voice, Your Future Town Hall discussion about S.B. 11, known as the Texas campus carry law.

The event is free and open to the public. You can attend the Town Hall in person at the AT&T Conference Center, room 201, on the University of Texas campus from 6 to 7 p.m.

The audience is invited to ask questions during the event or through social media as the town hall is live. To join in the conversation on Facebook and Twitter, use hashtag #YourVoiceYourFuture

Panelists include:

Bob Harkins, Ed.D – Associate Vice President, Campus Safety & Security. The office of Campus Safety and Security fosters a secure environment for the academic and research enterprise. Emergency planning and routine safety operations are at the forefront for the departments in this area of University Operations.

Michael Cargill – Owner, Central Texas Gun Works, Licensed CHL instructor

Nicholas Roland – U.S. History PhD candidate, University of Texas at Austin. Attended Virginia Tech and was a senior in 2007 when the Virginia Tech mass shooting happened, former active duty military

Dr. Bryan Jones – Professor, J. J. “Jake” Pickle Regents Chair in Congressional Studies, Former NRA member, licensed gun owner but opposes guns on campus

Ana Lopez – UT Austin sophomore, VP and co-founder of Students Against Campus Carry at UT, active member of Gun-Free UT

The campus carry law went into effect on August 1, allowing licensed holders to carry a concealed handgun on public university campuses. The Town Hall will feature perspectives from all sides of the campus carry debate.

The Town Hall will also be streamed live on keyetv.com

Venue

University of Texas AT&T Conference Center
1900 University Ave Room 201
Austin, TX 78705 United States
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Photo via Wikimedia Commons.

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