Western Michigan University's Department of Political Science hosts speakers and other events on campus.


Tuesday, October 27

Join WeVote Tuesday October 27 at 6:00pm for a special message from Michigan’s Lieutenant Governor, Garlin Gilchrist and hear from current WMU students in a panel discussion about why voting is important and their experiences as voters leading up to the current election. This nonpartisan event will encourage students to get out and vote by November 3, and provide them information on how to do so


There will be two ways to watch the livestream (a recorded version will also be made available):

  1. Subscribe now to WMU WeVote YouTube Channel:
  2. Like and WMU WeVote on Facebook and find the event link here:


Tuesday, November 3


Cast your vote in the 2020 Presidential Election! Register to vote and vote absentee by mail in advance of Election Day to avoid lines. Or find your polling location to vote in person on Election Day. REMEMBER! You have to cast your ballot - in person or by mail - at the location where you are registered!