Will.i.am to speak on CSU’s LSC Plaza

UPDATE: Will.i.am will arrive on campus at 2:30 p.m. Thursday.



Will.i.am of Black Eyed Peas fame will encourage students to register to vote Thursday on the LSC Plaza at 2:30 p.m. as part of an Obama For America canvass kickoff event.

He will discuss how working hard and acting responsibly should lead to a chance for a good education and job security, and contrast Obama’s view with presidential nominee Mitt Romney‘s plans for the nation.

CU is currently leading CSU in The Rocky Mountain Rumble, a voter registration challenge that pits the two schools against one another. The deadline for voter registration is Oct. 9.

Check in with the Collegian for coverage of the event.