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UC Berkeley Press Release

Location change for Friday's Prop 209 conference

– MEMO TO THE MEDIA
Attention: Higher education reporters, legal affairs reporters

The location of the final session of a symposium on Proposition 209 sponsored by the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (Boalt Hall) on Friday (Oct. 27) has been changed. That session, the Presidents Roundtable, will take place on the university's Clark Kerr campus, Krutch Theatre, 2601 Warring St., Berkeley.

The Presidents Roundtable will take place from 5:30 to 7 p.m. and will include Robert Dynes, president of the UC system and chancellors Robert Birgeneau of UC Berkeley, Frances Cordova of UC Riverside and Michael V. Drake of UC Irvine. Also participating will be John Oakley, chair of the UC Academic Senate and a UC Davis professor; Christopher Edley Jr., dean of Boalt Hall, and journalists.

Other panel discussions will begin at 9 a.m. and end at 4:30 p.m. at the same Clark Kerr location. For more information see the original media advisory: http://www.berkeley.edu/news/media/releases/2006/10/23_prop209.shtml or visit the conference Web site at: http://www.law.berkeley.edu/centers/ewi/convenings/index.html

Reporters must register in advance to reserve space at the conference. Please contact Guy Johnson at Boalt Hall, (510) 642-0322 or gjohnson@law.berkeley.edu for more information about the symposium.