Contact: Meredith Dickenson
214-768-7650
mmdicken@smu.edu

October 18, 2004

TATE LECTURE SERIES PRESENTS MICHAEL LEWIS AT SMU OCT. 19

WHO: Michael Lewis, best-selling author of Moneyball and columnist for The New York Times Magazine and Bloomberg News, will participate as part of the 2004-05 Willis M. Tate Distinguished Lecture Series at SMU.
WHEN: Tuesday, Oct. 19.
STUDENT FORUM:

The Tate Student Forum is 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 allowed at the Student Forum.

EVENING LECTURE:

The Tolleson Lecture of the Willis M. Tate Distinguished Lecture Series titled "Wall Street and Baseball: Winning an Unfair Game," will begin at 8 p.m. in McFarlin Auditorium, 6405 Boaz Ln. on the SMU campus.

Media wishing to cover the evening lecture should contact SMU's Office of News and Communications at (214) 768-7650 by Monday, Oct. 18.

Photography using available light will be permitted only during the first 10 minutes of the evening lecture. Videotaping will not be permitted.

CONTACT: Meredith Dickenson, 214-768-7650

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