Come help us increase civic engagement and voter turnout across the country.
Andrew Gelman will talk about the history, practice, influence, and incentives involved in election forecasting. For background, see here.
Moon Duchin will discuss the mathematics of gerrymandering.
Game time! Led by SCPL's very own Sabina Tomkins!
A fireside chat with Emily Rong Zhang and Andre Banks on their on-the-ground work empowering voters. Moderated by Alex Chohlas-Wood.
A quick intro to phone banking by StanfordVotes!
Sharad Goel will show how the birthday paradox can be used to debunk claims of double voting.
Final raffle and goodbye!
During the call, we’ll all be handwriting letters provided by Vote Forward, a non-partisan initiative aiming to encourage turnout for 10 million voters. Vote Forward provides blank letters and addresses — all you have to do is write a brief statement on why you vote, sign the letter, and prepare the envelope!
Think you’ll need help assembling materials? We’ll send you a complete letter-writing kit: blank letters, stamps, and envelopes! If you think you’ll need a kit, sign up below by 11:59pm Pacific on Thursday, October 1st, so we can kickoff the process of assembling your packet!
Note: Stanford email required to sign up