Barack Obama to Host Community Event in New Orleans

February 6, 2008

Kathryn Hobgood
Phone: 504-865-5229

On Thursday, February 7, 2008, Senator Barack Obama will host a community event at Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana.


WHERE:    Tulane University
                    Fogelman Arena
                    Freret St. and McAlister Dr.
                    New Orleans, LA

WHEN:       Doors Open: 7:45 a.m.

                    Program Begins: 9:45 a.m.

The event is free and open to the public, but an RSVP is strongly encouraged.  Please RSVP by visiting Admission is based on a first come, first served basis.

Media Coverage: This event is open to the press. For credentials please visit

Media Pre-set Time: 6:00 a.m. to 6:30 a.m. (Equipment must be dropped at the site by 6:30 a.m.; media will not have access to the site from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.).

Media Access: 7:30 a.m.

Throw: 45 ft.

Cable run: 400 ft.

Live Truck Parking and Press Entrance: McAlister Dr.

Limited workspace is available.

Wireless internet is available.

*For security reasons, do not bring bags and limit personal belongings. No signs or banners permitted.*

Contact for logistical and planning purposes only: Ryan Hutcherson, 312-520-5944 or

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Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5000