CONTACT: MARY GERAGHTY
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0011; fax (319) 384-0024
Lech Walesa, former president of Poland and winner of the Nobel Peace
Prize, will visit the University of Iowa Wednesday, April 1 and will hold
a question/answer session for the media on the Iowa Memorial Union sunporch
at 5 p.m. His free public lecture, "Solidarity: The New Millennium,"
begins at 7:30 p.m. in the IMU Main Lounge. Following his lecture, Walesa
will take questions from the audience.
Please note, Walesa's lecture is sponsored by the University Lecture
Committee and all questions regarding this event should be addressed to
the committee. Shirin Sadeghi, committee chairwoman, or Jason Gann, committee
vice-chairman, can be reached at (319) 335-3255. The Lecture Committee's
campus office is in Room 144 IMU.