CETPS to Host Town Hall Meeting
The College of Engineering, Technology and Physical Sciences at Alabama A&M University will host a Town Hall Meeting featuring Congressman Mo Brooks. This
event will take place at AAMU's Arthur J. Bond Hall auditorium (engineering building) on Monday, April 29, at 3 p.m.
On November 2, 2010, Congressman Mo Brooks (R-AL) was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives. He represents the Fifth Congressional District of Alabama, serving the people of North Alabama and working on two important committees: Armed Services, and Science, Space, and Technology. He is the Chairman of the Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Research and Science Education.
As a freshman member, Congressman Brooks represents the interests of the 5th District. Brooks supports America's missile defense technologies. In his position as Chairman of the Subcommittee on Research and Science Education, Rep. Brooks focuses on encouraging science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education. Brooks has held hearings on nanotechnology, networking and information technology research and development, and various other areas that affect America's technology future.
Rep. Brooks graduated from Grissom High School in 1972 (where he was all-city in baseball and an active member on two state championship debate teams). He graduated from Duke University in three years with a double major in Political Science and Economics, with highest honors in economics. In 1978, he graduated from the University of Alabama Law School.
Representative Brooks and his wife Martha are the proud parents of four children and grandparents of three grandchildren.
***All are welcome to attend and refreshments will be served***
Date: April 29, 2013
Location: Arthur J. Bond Hall Auditorium Rm 233, Alabama A&M University
Time: 3 p.m.