From the Front Lines: An Evening with Anderson Cooper
Memorial Coliseum, 201 Avenue of Champions, Lexington, KY 40506
UKSAB is proud to announce the inaugural SpeakBlue Distinguished Speaker, Anderson Cooper. Cooper will speak “From the Front Lines” in Memorial Coliseum on September 30 at 8 p.m. Cooper is known for his personal and emotional coverage, especially during his coverage of Hurricane Katrina, the Iraq War and the 2011 Haiti Earthquake. He has been named the "anchorperson of the future", and has been commended for his work promoting equality for the LGBTQ community, being the “most prominent openly gay journalist on American television.”
Tickets are necessary for entry into the event and seating assignments. Student, faculty and staff tickets are free with a valid UK ID and will be available on Sept. 3, and general public tickets are $15 and will be available Sept. 7. Student, faculty and staff tickets can be picked up in the Student Involvement Ticket Center, located at 253 Student Center. General public tickets can be purchased through the Student Involvement Ticket Center or online at ticketmaster.com.
Jacob Ewing, (859) 257-8868, firstname.lastname@example.org