Media Advisory: WIU St. Louis Event
August 7, 2014
TO: St. Louis Media
FROM: WIU University Relations
RE: WIU St. Louis Office Ribbon-Cutting Event
You are invited to attend the official ribbon-cutting ceremony from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12 to celebrate the grand opening of Western Illinois University's new Admissions Center, serving the St. Louis Metro region.
The event will be held at the East St. Louis City Hall, 301 River Park Drive. Western Illinois University President Jack Thomas, East St. Louis Mayor Alvin Parks, Jr., and WIU admissions/student services staff will be speaking and available for comment.
More information on the partnership between the City of East St. Louis and WIU can be found at http://www.wiu.edu/news/newsrelease.php?release_id=11645 and http://www.wiu.edu/news/newsrelease.php?release_id=11718.
To confirm attendance, or for more information, contact University Relations at WIUNews@wiu.edu.