Students meets alumnus during C-SPAN bus tour stop
Elizabeth Yoon, ECE ILLINOIS
9/26/2018 10:39:37 AM
As part of their "50 Capitals Tour," C-SPAN's new motor coach bus is visiting all 50 state capitals while celebrating their 25th anniversary of touring the country. On its way to Springfield, the C-SPAN bus stopped at the university to engage with students, teachers, elected officials, etc. with their multi-platform public service resources. Through large-screen tablets, a smart TV, a TV production studio, video station, and selfie station, visitors were able to view C-SPAN's interviews of state eleted officials and record video responses regarding issues specific to the state of Illinois.College of Media Assistant Professor Janice Collins. Many were able to learn about C-SPAN's development as a company and took advantage of the resources in the C-SPAN bus.
Through the C-SPAN bus and the help of Kennedy, citizens across the United States are able to gather important information through the resources provided.