Loyola University Chicago

Department of History


Join Us for an Election Night Viewing Extravaganza!

Join Us for an Election Night Viewing Extravaganza!

On election night, Tuesday November 8th, the History Department is proud to co-sponsor an Election Night Viewing Extravaganza in Damen Center from 7-11pm. Drop in or spend the whole evening with us enjoying free snacks while listening to journalists, activists, and policy experts explain the results as they come in and answer questions. This event is sponsored by: the History DepartmentInside Government, Phi Alpha Theta, History ClubDepartment of Criminal Justice and Criminology, Women’s Studies and Gender Studies, and the Interdisciplinary Honors Program.

The Election Night Viewing Extravaganza is free and open to the public!


7:15pm: East Coast Returns

Tom Geoghegan, Chicago-Area Lawyer 

7:45pm: Gender and the Presidential Election

Dr. Michelle Nickerson, History and Women Studies & Gender Studies, Loyola University Chicago

8:15pm: Midwest Returns 

Micah Uetricht, Associate Editor, Jacobin

8:45pm: Criminal Justice and American Jurisprudence

Dr. Don Stemen, Criminal Justice and Criminology, Loyola University Chicago

9:15pm: Mountain West Returns

Dr. Benjamin Johnson, History, Loyola University Chicago

9:45pm: Student Organizations and Activists

Maria Ralenkotter, Inside Government

Alexa Lindsley, History Club and Phi Alpha Theta

Jolai Michel, Students for Worker Justice

10:15pm: West Coast Returns

Dr. Elizabeth Shermer, History, Loyola University Chicago