National debt takes center stage at UTPA

The national debt is a growing concern for Americans and one group of UTPA students is taking an interesting approach to create awareness on the issue.

The Economy Society at UTPA has created a new and original play that talks about the national debt.

It TMs all part of an awareness campaign that the Economy Society has created as part of the Clinton's Global Initiative's National Competition "Up to Us.

UTPA is competing against another 24 universities from across the country in their quest for awarenes.Before the competition the group will perform their act at the UTPA Edinburg campus.

Performances take place on February 7th and 8th at 7:30 pm and February 9th at 2 pm at the Arts and Humanities building at UTPA.

Admission is free and open to the public.