American Legion Auxiliary Utah Girls State and Boys State

Attention Juniors

Are you up for a challenge?

The American Legion Auxiliary Girls State is a unique and exciting government-in-action learning program for high school juniors.

What you need to know:

  • Girls State and Boys State are held every summer on the campus of Weber State University.
  • Girls State will run from June 6 – 11, 2016
  • Boys State will run from June 13 – 17, 2016
  • You will be eligible to receive 3 Political Science 2920 Civic Engagement college credits from Weber State University

What you do at Girls or Boys State:

  • Launch campaigns and run for office
  • Draft and debate legislation
  • Learn public speaking and debate skills
  • Actively participate in all phases of creating and running a working government
  • Make friends with students from other parts of the state.

How you sign up:

Please see Mrs. Sanders in the counseling office for an interest form and to sign up for an interview.



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