Gov. Bob Wise will be on hand for West Virginia Universitys 3rd Annual Democrat Days,”YOUth in Politics,”April 8-12.

All events are sponsored by the WVU Young Democrats Club and are free and open to the public.

Wise will address youth and politics issues to an audience in the Rhododendron Room of the Mountainlair at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 11.

“We hope that this is a way to get students introduced to both politics and politicians and a way for politicians to get acquainted with students,”said Jeremy Slaughter, club president.

Democrat Days also will include a debate between Charlene Marshall and Mike Oliverio, 13th District candidates for state Senate, at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, in the Mountainlair Gluck Theater. Doris”Granny D”Haddock, campaign finance reform advocate, will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, in the Greenbrier Room.

Democrat Days will conclude with Political Jeopardy between the Young Democrats and College Republicans as part of WVU s Up All Night activities Friday, April 12.