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CU students attending, Tweeting from Presidential Inauguration

Jan. 15, 2013
For Immediate Release


By Christina L. Kern, office assistant

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky.—Campbellsville University students will travel to Washington, D.C. later this week for the 2013 Presidential Inauguration taking place Monday, Jan. 21.

CU’s Phi Alpha Theta, a history honor society, is part of the group attending the inauguration. You can keep up with the students’ inauguration experiences on CU Phi Alpha Theta’s Twitter @CUPhiAlphaTheta or #CUinDC. Students will also tour the Washington, D.C. area.

The following will travel with Campbellsville University to the 2013 Presidential Inauguration in Washington, D.C.: Dr. Lindsay Anderson of Campbellsville, Ky., assistant professor of sociology; Tyler Arterburn of Scottsville, Ky.; Tori Banks of Elizabethtown, Ky.; Morgan Benningfield of Campbellsville, Ky.; Kaylynn Best of Harrodsburg, Ky.;

Kacey Bloomfield of Harned, Ky.; Justin Browder of Radcliff, Ky.; Aly Bryant of Lancaster, Ky.; Shelby Cash of Campbellsville, Ky.; Hannah Clark of Campbellsville, Ky.; Daniel Cummins of Owenton, Ky.; Christine Cundiff of Campbellsville, Ky., secretary for Division of Social Science and secretary for Division of Science;

Sandra Cusumano of Campbellsville, Ky.; Dr. Wendy Davis of Campbellsville, Ky., associate professor of history; Steve Davis of Campbellsville, Ky.; Sarah Fletcher of Russell Springs, Ky.; Shelby Floyd of Upton, Ky.; Kelly Hill of Springfield, Ky.; Chad Jordan of Hopkinsville, Ky.; Sarena Kotter of Vienna,  Ill.; Brandee Lassiter of Vancouver, Wash.;

Scott Lillie of Bowling Green, Ky.; Allysyne Lockhart of Lancaster, Ky.; Brittany Maness of Campbellsville, Ky.; Jordan McMurray of Greenwood, Ind.; Austin Milby of Campbellsville, Ky .; Lauren Moore of Sturgis, Ky.; Jordan Moran of Campbellsville, Ky.; Sarah Mortensen of Hodgenville, Ky.; Jacqueline Nelson of Campbellsville, Ky.;

Ashley Newman of Hainesville, Ill.; Rebecca Noel of Bardstown, Ky.; William Pearson of Dothan, Ala.; Haley Roehl of Houston, Texas; Mike Rothacker of Milton, Tenn.; Kaity Skaggs of New Haven, Ky.; Zach Smith of Russell Springs, Ky.; Candace Thomas of Harrodsburg, Ky.; Jacie Thompson of Lexington, Ky.; Katlin Weeks of Louisville, Ky.;

Daniel Wiechart of Danville, Ky.; Dr. Shawn Williams of Campbellsville, Ky., assistant professor of political science; Logan Wolfe of New Richmond, Ohio; and Joseph Yates of Shepherdsville, Ky.

Dr. Lindsay Anderson, assistant professor of sociology; Dr. Shawn Williams, assistant professor of political science; Christine Cundiff, secretary for Division of Social Science and secretary for Division of Science; and Dr. Wendy Davis, associate professor of history are leading the trip.

The official theme for the 2013 inauguration is “Faith in America’s Future,” commemorating the United States’ perseverance and unity, marking the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the placement of the Statue of Freedom atop the Capitol Dome in 1863.

An estimated 1.8 million people attended the 2009 Presidential Inauguration of Barack Obama, a record breaking number for any event in the nation’s capital, according to the inauguration’s website inauguration.dc.gov.

Campbellsville University is a widely acclaimed Kentucky-based Christian university with more than 3,600 students offering 63 undergraduate options, 17 master’s degrees, five postgraduate areas and eight pre-professional programs. The website for complete information is campbellsville.edu.