Brief by JP Infortuna, staff reporter, and photos by Olivia Thompson, staff reporter.
On Wednesday November 29, Conestoga’s 2018 New Voters Club Was awarded The Governor’s Civic Engagement Award, the first of its kind given. Pennsylvania Secretary of State Robert Torres, was came to give the award, and State Senator Andrew Dinniman, State Representative Warren Kampf, as well as members of the school board all attended the proceedings to give their accolades to the club and in particular Jahnavi Rao, for her effort in starting the club. The students involved registered approximately 86% of all eligible ‘Stoga students to vote. The club looks forward to now registering voters for the upcoming primary and hopefully continuing for years to come.
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