UTAH LT. GOVERNOR TO AWARD SALT LAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE WITH "UTAH'S ELECTION CAMPUS CUP"
Feb. 12, 2013
Lieutenant Governor Greg Bell will award Salt Lake Community College with "Utah's Election Campus Cup," Wednesday, February 13, 2013. This trophy recognizes their efforts to promote voter registration and education among students. The presentation will take place at 11:00 a.m. in the Student Events Center at SLCC's Redwood Road Campus in Taylorsville, Utah.
Lieutenant Governor Bell partnered with the Utah Student Association's governing body, the Utah Council of Student Body Presidents, to establish "Utah's Election Campus Cup." This trophy will be awarded each general election year to the school that earns the most points for helping register young voters.
Salt Lake Community College registered more than 1,364 students to vote. In total, Utah's colleges and universities collected more than 5,600 voter registration forms for the 2012 General Election, and 1,961 students pledged to vote online at vote.utah.gov.