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Goodman & Rickard Elected Officers to TN Federation of College Democrats

Jul 9, 2010

Political science majors Cody Goodman and Caraline Rickard were recently elected as officers to the Tenenssee Federation of College Democrats. Goodman, a senior political science and music major, and Union University's College Democrats Chair was elected President at the recent convention. Rickard, a junior political science and history major, was elected Treasurer.

As officers they recently attended the national College Democrats Convention in Charlotte, NC. Attendees to the convention heard from many party officials, Democratic candidates, Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill, and DNC Chair Tim Kaine. Besides the opportunity to get to interact with other College Democrats, students participated in panel sessions on political organizing, fundraising, the new media, political communication, iddue advocacy, and other topics.