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In town for the Republican National Convention? We hope to see you at Cleveland State University! In conjunction with this historic week, we're opening up our Downtown Cleveland campus and hosting a variety of special activities, just a few blocks from Quicken Loans Arena. Learn more about the events CSU will be hosting during the convention, the special offers for credentialed delegates, the expert sources available to assist members of the media and the examples of higher education innovation that make CSU a first-in-class urban research university.

Featured Events

Get Out the Vote Exhibition
Thursday, July 7, to Saturday, July 30
Opening reception 5 p.m.-8 p.m. Thursday, July 7
Regular summer hours are 12 p.m.-5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays
NOTE: During RNC Week, the Galleries at CSU will be open 12 p.m.-8 p.m. Sunday, July 17, to Friday, July 22
The Galleries at CSU | 1307 Euclid Ave.
AIGA, the professional association for design, presents an exhibition of civically engaging art, curated by CSU Professor Jennifer Visocky O’Grady.

Opportunity, Poverty and National Policy: A Conversation at the 2016 RNC
9:15 a.m.-11:30 a.m. EDT Monday, July 18
Waetjen Auditorium | 2001 Euclid Ave.
This policy panel, moderated by CNN political editor Juana Summers, will present a non-partisan discussion about the challenges faced by low-income families in Cleveland and surrounding communities and what policy reforms should be made by the next President to address the challenges we face.

RNC Cybersecurity Forum
1:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 19
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law | 1801 Euclid Ave.
Experts discuss how to address cybersecurity through innovative collaboration among the private sector, educational institutions and the government. Presented in partnership with Baldwin Wallace University.

10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, July 20
CSU Student Center | 2121 Euclid Ave.
CSU Professor Ed Horowitz moderates a panel on “21st Century Democracy” with journalist Sharon Broussard of Plain Dealer, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Interim Dean and former Ohio Lieutenant Governor Lee Fisher, CSU Professor Richard Perloff and LNE Group President Lee Weingart.

Conservative Thought and Environmental Sustainability Forum
12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 20
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Atrium | 1801 Euclid Ave.
This interactive policy forum will bring together national and Cleveland area business leaders, policy makers, the media and RNC delegates to examine the financial benefits that companies are realizing through environmental sustainability practices. The discussion will also highlight how conservative principles can shape public policy to address environmental challenges.