By LORRAINE U. MARTINELLE
Mid-term election season is heating up on Beacon Hill, Capitol Hill, and also on … Dudley Hill!
You read that right, Bison! The 2018 general election is Tuesday, Nov. 6, and WBZ NewsRadio Boston is bringing the issues and politicians to campus Monday, Oct. 29, with its live-on-the-radio Talk the Vote series! From 8 to 10 p.m. that evening in Daniels Auditorium, veteran journalist Dan Rea will host and moderate a two-hour broadcast of WBZ’s traveling Talk the Vote series to discuss the general election.
The Nichols community is invited to attend the live broadcast event for free and to join the conversation with Rea and his panel of esteemed guests. Previous Talk the Vote panelists have included Governor Charlie Baker and Congressman Joe Kennedy, and many other state and federal politicians. Come to Daniels Auditorium Oct. 29 to find out which politician’s visiting Dudley Hill.
This event is sponsored by the Nichols College Office of Student Affairs and Student Government Association, the Office of Academic Affairs and Fischer Institute, the Office of Marketing and Communications, and the Office of Advancement.
MEET YOUR ‘TALK THE VOTE’ HOST …
Rea, host of WBZ’s Nightside with Dan Rea, is a veteran, Emmy award-winning, Boston-based journalist. He has been honored with the Yankee Quill Award by the Academy of New England Journalists and the New England Society of Newspaper Editors. This distinguished award is considered to be the highest individual honor awarded by fellow journalists in New England.
NightSide with Dan Rea is a two-time Boston A-List winner of “Best Radio Show,” topping the list in 2011 and 2012. Rea is also a recipient of two Emmy awards, and nine Emmy nominations for his work with WBZ-TV.
NightSide with Dan Rea airs Monday through Friday 8 p.m. to midnight on WBZ NewsRadio 1030 AM.
- Dan Rea has a special message for the Nichols College community … Watch the video, below …