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Hofstra Students Reap Rewards of Educate ’08 and the Presidential Debate

Select a student to read about their experiences with Educate '08 and the Presidential Debate.

beckerman Lenny Beckerman-Rodau
Sharon, MA
Mathematical-Business-Economics Major
Financial Management Association
bennett Drew Bennett
Uniondale, NY
Political Science major
President of POISE
brookmeyer Lauren Brookmeyer
East Meadow, N.Y.
WRHU, Radio Hofstra University – Women’s Show Producer, News anchor, reporter and producer
calderon Melissa Calderone
Butler, New Jersey
Political Science Major, Fine Arts minor.
2008-2009 Fellow for the Center for the Study of the Presidency
culea Adrian Culea
Fishkill, N.Y.
Political Science Major
friedlander Robb Friedlander
Overland Park, Kansas
Political Science Major
President, Hofstra Hillel
GreenPope Tyler GreenPope
East Syracuse, NY
Broadcast Journalism major
Educate ‘08 Student Chairperson
henderson Melissa Henderson
Philadelphia, PA
Intended major, political science/ international relations
Treasurer, Hofstra Association of Black Journalists
Klerides Andrea Klerides
Medford, N.Y.
Broadcast Journalism Major
WRHU, Greeks at Hofstra (Hofstra's Hellenic Society) Hofstra Pride Guide, Educate ´08
lafemina Michael LaFemina
Massapequa, N.Y.
Pursuing M.S. Ed; B.A. '07 Honors College double major in history and music
Progressive Students Union, Founder
laroche Julia Laroche
Houston, TX
Political Science Major
legnetti Kate Legnetti
Jamison, PA
Political science and history major
Student Government Association comptroller
mellis Akeem Mellis
Queens, NY
Print Journalism and Political Science major
College Republicans
saltmars Kim Saltmarsh
Tewksbury, MA
Broadcast Journalism major
WRHU 88.7 FM
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