Press Release

Sanders Campaign to Launch HBCU Tour at South Carolina State University

Bernie and Killer Mike

BURLINGTON, Vt – U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders’ campaign on Thursday will kick-off the ‘Feel the Bern’ HBCU tour at South Carolina State University in collaboration with Benedict College. Planned stops for the HBCU tour include, Tennessee State University, Alabama State University, Jackson State University, Florida A&M University, Virginia State University, Howard University, the Atlanta University Center and Benedict College. The South Carolina State University stop will feature Dr. Cornel West who will discuss a wide range of issues, including making public colleges and universities tuition-free and criminal justice reform.

Here is the itinerary:

Thursday, January 14
7 p.m. HBCU Tour, South Carolina State University, Recital Hall, Barbara A. Vaughan Fine Arts Center, 300 College Street, Orangeburg, South Carolina
Information for the public: Doors open at 6:30 p.m. This event is free and open to the public, but RSVPs are strongly encouraged.