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(PDF) (DOC) (JPG)October 5, 2004


Ramapo College Students Debate the Debates


J. Lee’s, located in the Student Center of Ramapo College


Tuesday, October 5
Friday, October 8
Wednesday, October 13
Students will begin arriving at 8:45 p.m.

What are college students concluding about the presidential and vice-presidential debates? Students at Ramapo College will gather to view t he debates and chew” the candidates’ policies and presentations at moderated post-debate discussions. About 75 students were on hand to view the first televised debate.

The event is sponsored by two campus clubs, the Ramapo College Democrats and the Ramapo College Republicans, and the American Democracy Project, a nationwide program and a campus initiative to promote civic responsibility.

If you plan to join the students, please contact Bonnie Franklin, assistant vice president for communications and public affairs, at 201.684.6844 or On the evening of the debates, you may also call Jeremy Melissari, president, Ramapo College Democrats at 609.915.2410.



About Ramapo College

Ramapo College of New Jersey is the state’s premier public liberal arts college and is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. The comprehensive college is situated among the beautiful Ramapo Mountains, is within commuting distance to New York City, was named one of the 50 Most Beautiful College Campuses in America by CondeNast Traveler, and boasts the best on-campus housing in New Jersey per Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, data science, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, education, nursing and social work. In addition, the College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels, and offers graduate programs leading to master’s degrees in Accounting, Applied Mathematics, Business Administration, Contemporary Instructional Design, Computer Science, Creative Music Technology, Data Science, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education, as well as a Doctor of Nursing Practice.


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