‘It’s time to exercise that right to vote’: The Odyssey Project prepares students to head to the polls

The Odyssey Project at UW Madison hosted their biennial “Why Vote” event Wednesday, reminding students who are trying to break the cycle of generational poverty their vote matters.

The Odyssey Project, now celebrating their 20th anniversary, was created to give adult students facing economic barriers the opportunity to go to college.

“The goal is to get people excited about voting, especially those who are traditionally told that you shouldn’t vote, or you don’t need to vote,” Emily Auerbach, Odyssey Director, said.

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