Media Arrangements for April 16 Speech by Former U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft at UMass Amherst

April 14, 2014

Contact: Daniel J. Fitzgibbons 413/545-0444

*** MEDIA ADVISORY ***

DATE:           Wednesday, April 16

TIME:            8 p.m.

PLACE:         Student Union Ballroom, UMass Amherst

John Ashcroft, who served as attorney general under President George W. Bush, will speak at a program titled “The Future of America and the GOP:Insights from an Esteemed Political Figure.” His appearance is sponsored by the UMass Republican Club.

Media planning to cover the event are asked to contact David Kaufman of the UMass Republican Club, 585/721-7681, dkaufman@umass.eduin advance to arrange for media badges and reserved space in the media section of the ballroom.