May 7, 2014 9:05 AM by Press Release
According to a press release, six SOWELA Student Government Association (SGA) members along with Chancellor Dr. Neil Aspinwall visited the Capital through the Louisiana Community and Technical College System (LCTCS). The SGA members were part of the LCTCS iniative to link student leaders with the State Legislature.
The group met with State Senator Blade Morrish and were invited to join in the Senate committee meeting.
"It was gratifying how tuned in our students were to the issues impacting SOWELA, " said Mr. Darbone, Director of Facilities Planning and Management. "The students were able to explain to lawmakers the impact their votes have on the lives of nontraditional as well as traditional students."