WashU Hillel to Host Gun Violence Panel

Washington University’s Hillel Leadership Council student organization, in partnership with WashU Hillel, will convene a panel to discuss gun violence and gun control in the United States and St. Louis on Monday, November 28 at 7:00 pm at the WashU Hillel building (6300 Forsyth Blvd. 63105).  Panelists will include Jill Schupp, Missouri State Senator (D); Ruben Schukit, WU ’18, President of WashU’s College Republicans; Allie Liss, WU ’18, a student intern with the Gun Violence Initiative of WashU’s Institute for Public Health; and Jake Michael, a University City law enforcement officer.  Attendees will learn more about this growing public health epidemic and critical social justice issue and discuss ways to get involved in helping to reduce gun violence in our community.  A light dessert reception will follow.

This event is free and open to the public.  Parking is available at the Hillel building or in any yellow designated spot at the Washington University Brookings parking lot between Hoyt Drive and Skinker Boulevard.  Co-sponsored by the Hillel Leadership Council student group at WashU, Student Union, and WashU Hillel’s George Roffman Memorial Fund.

For more information, contact Ashley Barrett, Program and Engagement Associate at ashley@washuhillelorg.

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