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October
2014
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10:48 PM
America/Chicago

Univision's 'Nuestra Vida' Welcomes UHD to Discuss 'Walk to Vote' Event

Local television network Univision 45 recently invited University of Houston-Downtown president Bill Flores and student Naiyolis Palomo to the set of "Nuestra Vida" to discuss the upcoming "Walk to Vote" event hosted by the Student Government Association.

The march, scheduled for Oct. 23 at 2 p.m., is dedicated to raising political awareness and voter participation among university and college students. Mayor Annise Parker will attend the event, which will feature on-site voter registration as well as keynote speakers from the Houston community.

The segment, which was recorded entirely in Spanish, will air on Sunday, Oct. 19.

UHD representatives interviewed at Univision UHD undergraduate Naiyolis Palomo, University president Bill Flores, SGA president John Locke and associate professor of social sciences Gene Preuss visited with "Nuestra Vida" host Grace Olivares (center) Wednesday.