Gustavus College Democrats

DEMFEST and CDM Spring Convention 2004

Gustavus Adolphus College

April 23-24, 2004

DEMFEST is an annual political rally held for the Minnesota Democratic Farmer-Labor Party and sponsored by the Gustavus Adolphus College Democrats. This year, DEMFEST will be held jointly with the College Democrats of Minnesota Spring Convention.

Date: Friday, April 23 through Saturday, April 24, 2004

Location: Gustavus Adolphus College (Driving Directions, Campus Map)

CDM Spring Convention/DEMFEST 2004

Schedule of Events

Time Event
5:00-7:00 Registration, Jackson Campus Center, upper level
7:00-7:30 Attorney General Mike Hatch
8:00-8:30 DFL Chair Mike Erlandson/DFL Vice-Chair Tarryl Clark
8:00-8:30 Welcome by CDM Chair Kara Nelson
-Review of schedule
8:30-9:30 Constitutional Revisions


Time Event
10:00-11:00 Candidates for House and Congress address the crowd
11:00-12:00 Constitutional Revisions revisited
12:00-1:00 Lunch

Elections of New Officers

  • Explanation of voting procedure
  • Chair
  • Vice Chair
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Communications Director
  • Internal Affairs Coordinator
  • Legislative Affairs Coordinator
  • Diversity Action Coordinator
2:00-3:30 Training Session by Emma Greenman, Wellstone Action and Brian Elliot, Clean Water Action.
3:30-4:00 Break
4:00-4:30 Voting
5:00 Music by Josh Pine and the Pinetones

Gustavus General Information:

Driving Directions
Gustavus campus map.
Overnight accomodations

Address: Gustavus Adolphus College, 800 W. College Ave., St. Peter, MN 56082.

Parking: Free parking is available on campus. Since DEMFEST will be occuring on the weekend, parking is permitted anywhere on campus. The best parking areas are the green, red, or visitor parking areas next to the Campus Center. These lots can be accessed by turning right at the entrance to the College on College Avenue, and making the first left at the top of the hill. Parking ares will be on the right, the Campus Center on the left. PLEASE NOTE: Overnight parking in the visitor lot is not permitted without a permit. If you plan on parking overnight, either park in a red, yellow, or green parking area or obtain a visitor parking permit.

Sponsored by: Gustavus Adolphus College Democrats, College Democrats of Minnesota

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