University of Rochester

Join TV 'Town Hall' Audience Dec. 15 on River Campus

December 13, 2010

Msnbc TV is inviting University of Rochester students, faculty, and staff to participate in the first "town hall" of a cross-country road show about solutions to the challenges facing America. The event will occur from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 15, on the River Level of the Interfaith Chapel.

Host Dylan Ratigan, journalist and anchor of the daily Dylan Ratigan Show, will be joined by Duncan Moore, the Rudolf and Hilda Kingslake Professor of Optical Engineering, professor of optics and biomedical engineering, and business administration at the University. Moore, who also is vice provost for entrepreneurship, will participate in a panel, which will include Nucor Corp. CEO Dan DiMicco, Reuters global editor Chrystia Freeland, and filmmaker Andrew Jenks.

Audience participation is encouraged; refreshments will be served. Please e-mail to reserve a seat or call Melissa Greco Lopes at 585-276-3693 with questions.

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