Posted on October 30, 2020
7-9 p.m. EST Tuesday, Nov. 3
Election Night Watch Party
Join VCU alumni and faculty for this virtual election event with real-time analysis and insights from political science faculty along with commentary provided by alumni and students. Prediction games will be played, with prizes shipped to winners.
6 p.m. EST Thursday, Nov. 5
What Just Happened: Understanding the 2020 Presidential Election Results
The 2020 presidential election will be discussed and studied as one of, if not the most, historic elections in U.S. history. Join the Richard T. Robertson School of Media and Culture and VCU Alumni for a discussion with expert journalists, moderated by Robertson School Director Marcus Messner, Ph.D., to review how the COVID-19 pandemic, racial protests, a high unemployment rate, economic uncertainty, identity politics and political behavior shaped the election, as well as the postelection political landscape.