Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Bernard Schoenburg: Senate staffer to speak

A graduate of the University of Illinois Springfield who is now a staffer for a member of the U.S. Senate will present a program at UIS Wednesday discussing his work on anti-violence legislation.

Kyle Simpson works as an aide to U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo. His talk will be about his role working on legislation to address and reduce violence against women and to fight college sexual violence.

The free, public program, part of the UIS Engaged Citizenship Common Experience speaker series, will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Brookens Auditorium, on the lower level of Brookens Library on the Springfield campus.

The story was reported by The State Journal-Register on March 30, 2016.

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