Contact: Meredith Dickenson
214-768-7654

April 6, 2004

TATE LECTURE SERIES PRESENTS GEORGE F. WILL APRIL 13

WHO: Television commentator, author and columnist George F. Will will replace historian Robert Caro as the scheduled speaker for the Willis M. Tate Distinguished Lecture Series at SMU.
WHEN: Tuesday, April 13.
STUDENT FORUM:

Will will participate in a question-and-answer session for students from SMU and area high schools. It will be held from 4:30-5:15 p.m. in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center ballroom, 3140 Dyer St. (west of Airline Road) on the SMU campus.

Media interested in covering the Student Forum may park in front of Patterson Hall to the east of the student center on Dyer Street. Parking spots are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Videotaping is permitted at the Student Forum.

EVENING LECTURE:

Will will give the Jones Day Lecture of the Willis M. Tate Distinguished Lecture Series. The lecture begins at 8 p.m. in McFarlin Auditorium on the SMU campus.

Photography using available light is permitted only during the first 15 minutes of the evening lecture. Videotaping is not permitted.

CONTACT: Media wishing to cover the evening lecture should contact SMU’s Office of News and Communications at (214) 768-7650 by Monday, April 12.

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