Agenda: Pitt Day In Harrisburg 2021

Pitt Day in Harrisburg 2021: Agenda

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Text "PDH2021" to 52886 or visit HERE to join us in taking action for the first ever virtual day of advocacy.

March 23, 2021 | Accelevents.com

9:30 AM |           Welcome & Advocacy Briefing: How to advocate effectively, Main Stage

Greetings from Chancellor Patrick Gallagher
Participants will view an advocacy video to assist with how to advocate effectively virtually, review all information and expectations for the day.
 

10:30 AM |          Break


Participants can take this time to prepare for your legislative meeting(s).
Also available throughout the day are virtual tours of the PA Capitol building (link found on the Lobby Page under the Info Desk tab) or click here to enjoy a tour before event.
 

10:45 AM |          Legislative Meetings, Workshop Center

 
It is your time to shine! Join your pre-assigned virtual elected official visit. Moderator will be provided for each meeting to help drive conversation, discuss impact sheet, and share your Pitt story with legislators.

NOTE: CGR has pre-assigned participants (to the best of their ability) to designated Representatives and/or Senators.
 

11:00 AM |         Virtual Showcases, Exposition Hall

Participants and elected officials are welcomed to join University departments who will be showcasing how Pitt is exploring, serving, and innovating in our community.
 

11:45 AM |         Legislative Meetings, Workshop Center

It is your time to shine! Join your pre-assigned virtual elected official visit. Moderator will be provided for each meeting to help drive conversation, discuss impact sheet, and share your Pitt story with legislators.

NOTE: CGR has pre-assigned participants (to the best of their ability) to designated Representatives and/or Senators.
 

12:00 PM |         Virtual Showcase, Exposition Hall

 

Participants and elected officials are welcomed to join University departments who will be showcasing how Pitt is exploring, serving, and innovating in our community.


12:00 PM |          Legislative Career Chat, Breakout Session

Ever wanted to know what life in the PA Capitol building is like? Chat with high level staff who have made state politics their career. Learn more about why they chose their path and how they advanced their careers.
 
Panelists: Andrea Fields, Executive Director, PA Legislative Black Caucus/Beth Rosenthal, Executive Director, Consumer Affairs Committee/Erika Fricke, Executive Director, Health Committee/Megan Scott - Director of Constituent Services, District office of Sen. Camera Bartolotta
Hosted by the Institute of Politics

12:30 PM |         Home Stretch

You've done great work! Let's take it one step further. Take a quick break and when you return, we invite you to review the PDF of elected officials in the Lobby under Info Desk.  Feel free to contact your local representatives via phone or email to help further drive the success and impact of Pitt. 
 

1:15 PM |            Closing, Main Stage

Participants will stop by the main stage for a celebratory moment for a job well done!