The purposes of the College Republicans are as follows: 1. To make known and promote the principles of the Republican Party among members of the Shippensburg University campus and community. 2. To aid in the elction of Republican candidates at all levels of government. 3. To encourage and assist in the organization and active functioning of the Republican Party at local, state, and national levels. 4. To develop political skills and leadership abilities among Republican students as preparation for future service by them to the Party and community.