Orange & Maroon Legislative Day Sign Up

Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Orange & Maroon Legislative day graphic

During the upcoming 86th Legislative Session, engaged alumni from The University of Texas at Austin and Texas A&M University unite at the Texas State Capitol to showcase our shared interest in the importance of higher education funding for the betterment of Texas. 


Agenda:

 10:15 AM: Resolution Reading in the House (House Gallery - Texas Capitol) 

·         11:15 AM: Resolution Reading in the Senate (Senate Gallery - Texas Capitol) 


·         12:30 PM: Volunteer Check-in (800 Congress Avenue) 


·         12:30 PM - 2:15 PM: Kick-off Luncheon and Volunteer Briefing Session (800 Congress Avenue)

 Volunteers will enjoy a lunch and have opportunities to network with other volunteers and university   leaders.   University leaders will speak on legislative issues facing our two universities in preparation for   office visits to   the Capitol later in the day. 

 

·         2:30 PM: Group Photo (South steps of the Capitol building) 


·         2:45-5 PM: Volunteer Office Visits (Texas Capitol Building) 
 Alumni volunteers will visit legislative offices in assigned small groups. Each appointment will be 15-20   minutes. Volunteers are encouraged to stop by their local legislator's office to visit with staff between or   after   their scheduled meetings. 


 5-  7 PM: Reception (800 Congress Avenue)


 All volunteers, university administrators, legislators and their staff are welcome to attend. 
















If you have any questions or concerns, please e-mail utadvocates@texasexes.org.