Local students part of national digital town hall meeting
2011 Feb 4Eight students from Miami University will participate in "Finding Work, Finding Our Way: Building the Economy and Jobs of the Future," a digital town hall meeting originating at the Newseum in Washington D.C., and presented by The Atlantic Wednesday, Feb. 9. Miami is one of just two universities invited to participate in the meeting. The live webcast will air 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and can be seen online at www.jobsandeconomy.com. At this interactive site, visitors can submit questions and comments. Among speakers during the event are Secretary of the Treasury Timothy Geithner, Director of the National Economic Council Gene Sperling and FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski. Miami students to participate are listed below.