Confirm Coverage of UNH Commencement
By Lori Gula
UNH News Bureau
May 9, 2003
DURHAM, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire will hold its 133rd Commencement
Saturday, May 24, at 10 a.m. in Cowell Stadium. Because of the popularity
of the keynote speaker, Academy Award-winning actress Meryl Streep, news
organizations planning to cover Commencement are asked confirm plans for
coverage by Wednesday, May 21, and reserve media passes to ensure that
UNH can accommodate the needs of all news outlets.
Streep will be available to take questions from the press prior to Commencement
at a morning news conference on campus. The press will be notified at
a later date regarding the time and location of the news conference.
Please confirm with the UNH News Bureau who will be covering the event
from your organization, including the names of reporters, photographers
and videographers. Space for satellite trucks is limited; news organizations
planning to park a truck on campus should reserve space with the News
In addition, news organizations should inform the News Bureau of any
special press needs. A platform will be available for television cameras
as well as feeds for radio outlets. Reporters will be seated in an area
reserved for press only.
Confirmation should be made by Wednesday, May 21, to Lori Gula at 603-862-0574
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