may also learn more about HCCC and its credit and
offerings at the May 27 event
May 22, 2018
Jersey City, NJ – The estimated 4,000 Colombian citizens living in
Hudson County can take a stand on Colombia’s political and economic
future by voting in this year’s presidential election.
The Consulate General of Colombia in
Newark is hosting voting for the 2018 elections on Sunday, May 27,
from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Hudson County Community College’s North
Hudson Campus, located at 4800 Kennedy Boulevard in Union City. If no
party gets the majority vote, a second round of voting will take
place on June 17. Last spring, approximately 700 Hudson County
residents voted at the College’s North Hudson Campus for Colombian
Congress and House of Representative members.
The Colombian presidential candidates
include Ivan Duque, Humberto de La Calle, Sergio Fajardo, Gustavo
More information may be obtained by
phoning the Columbian Consulate in Newark at
www.cancilleria.gov.co or visit
Hudson County Community College will have
information on hand that day about the College and its course
offerings – including the acclaimed English as a Second Language
program – and scholarship opportunities.