Lottery for Secretary of State Colin L. Powell tickets begins Feb. 9
Posted February 5, 2004; 04:16 p.m.
A lottery for tickets to Secretary of State Colin L. Powell's Feb. 20 speech in Richardson Auditorium will begin at 9 a.m. Monday, Feb. 9, and end at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11. Secretary Powell is scheduled to deliver the opening address for the upcoming George F. Kennan Centennial Conference and Crystal Tiger Award presentation.
The lottery is open to students, faculty and staff with Net IDs who wish to attend the event at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 20. Registration for the lottery must be done online . Lottery numbers are issued randomly; early entries into the lottery do not increase chances of winning tickets.
Winners will be notified Thursday, Feb. 12, and will be given a location to pick up tickets by Monday, Feb. 16. Winners must present a valid University ID to claim tickets. All tickets must be picked up by Feb. 16. Unclaimed tickets will be redistributed at 9 a.m.Wednesday, Feb. 18, on a first-come, first-served basis. It is important that ticket holders read the entire ticket, which will include detailed instructions for seating and arrival times for the event. Others will be invited to view the lecture at simulcast sites in McCosh 50 and McCosh 10. The lecture also will be available to the community in a Webcast .
Contact: Lauren Robinson-Brown (609) 258-3601