C-SPAN bus makes annual stop in Capital City
POSTED: Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 9:00pm
UPDATED: Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 9:04pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — The C-SPAN bus stopped at Baton Rouge Magnet School this morning before heading to LSU.
The tour's hosted by Cox Communications. It serves as an educational tool for students, where they can get on, interact and learn about the different resources C-SPAN has to offer.
Students even have an opportunity to win scholarships.
"(We are) showcasing a lot of content we have on C-SPAN that people may not be aware of - a lot of educational content,” stated Doug Hemmig with C-SPAN. “So we travel to colleges, high schools, and middle schools to showcase our video library."
This is C-SPAN's 20th year hosting the bus tour.