St. Petersburg College Model U.S. Congress
"All legislative powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United States, which shall consist of a Senate and House of Representatives."
Article 1, Section 1 of the U.S. Constitution
Join St. Petersburg College as we host our second Model U.S. Congress, on March 27th, 2015, at the Clearwater campus. Pre-conference training will be completed online via this website.
Students will learn the function of the legislative branch of our federal government by:
To properly prepare for the SPC Model U.S. Congress the following steps should be completed before the March 27th event.
1. Review online training modules and complete the post test.
Legislation Tracker (view legislation)
3. Review the Rule of Procedure
SPC Model U.S. Congress
March 27, 2015
(breakfast and lunch included)
Clearwater campus, Room TBA
9:00am-9:30am Opening Session
9:30am-11:00am Committee Sessions
11:00am-12:00pm House/Senate Sessions
1:00pm-4:00pm House and Senate Sessions
4:00pm-4:30pm Closing Session/Adjourn
Professional Attire is Required!
Dr. Preston's students are expected to attend all sessions throughout the event for course credit.