Watch and Discuss First Debate at Baker Center

The Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy on the UT campus in Knoxville will host a group to watch the upcoming presidential debate and discuss it via videoconference with crowds gathered statewide. DebateWatch begins at 8 p.m. Central Time on Oct. 3, with a viewing of the first of the 2012 presidential debates, moderated by Jim Lehrer of PBS NewsHour. After the debate concludes, those attending will connect with other college campuses statewide by videoconference. Schools confirmed to participate with UT are the University of Tennessee-Martin and East Tennessee State University.  The event is free and open to the public. Learn more from UT