Wounded Buffalo Theory is the showcase artist at the New York Public Interest Research Group’s Rock the Vote event at the College of Staten Island on Thursday October 2 at 1:30 pm. The concert is free and open to the public. Voter registration materials and applications to become a poll worker on Election Day will be on hand for students, faculty, staff and residents. Information on polling locations and voter education materials will also be available.

Date: Thursday, October 2, 2008

Time: 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Place: College of Staten Island, 2800 Victory Boulevard, Campus Center (1C)

Contact: Ben DeAngelis, NYPIRG Project Coordinator
office : 718.982.3109; Cell: 860.465.6341

Visuals: Student registering to vote, colorful tables with educational materials, live music performance

Speakers: NYPIRG Voter Mobilization Project Leader and CSI student Joshua Center and CSI student and Hillel Treasurer David Graf will be presenting, and will be available for interview. Members of Wounded Buffalo Theory will also be available for interview before or after the performance.

Parking: Media Parking available. For more information, email csi@nypirg.org or call 718.982.3109.

The event is presented by the College of Staten Island’s Office of Student Life, the Campus Activity Board (CAB), and the New York Public Interest Research Group (NYPIRG).