The Government Affairs committee participates in a variety of activities to increase on-campus political engagement and open discussion with local and state elected officials. The committee serves an advocacy group for the student body and travels to the state capitol each year to discuss university and student concerns. Government Affairs has hosted a variety of forums, debates, and voter registration drives. In the past, the committee has advocated for the student body in Nashville regarding a wide variety of issues including student fees, HOPE requirements, and capital funding projects. The committee is committed ensuring that the voice of the students is heard by our state’s elected officials.