Watterson, Wells, and HPE Students Go to Washington DC

HPE Speak Out Day 2016

HPE Speak Out Day 2016Tom Watterson & Gayle Wells took four undergraduate Health and PE majors up to Washington, DC for their National Organization’s “Speak Out Day” on Capitol Hill.  The group met with the offices of Senator Thom Tillis, and Representatives Patrick McHenry, Renee Ellmers, Robert Pittenger, David Price, and Mark Meadows and advocated for bills that provide students with a well rounded education, address safety and health concerns, and support the effective use of technology in school systems. Left-to-right in the photo: Tom Watterson, Jonathan Matheson, Michelle Provost, Gayle Wells, Jake Thigpen, and Tori Urban.