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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield Hall 218
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004
Conference to Inform Hmong High
School Students of College Life
phone (715) 836-4741
fax (715) 836-2900

MAILED: Oct. 17, 1997

EAU CLAIRE -- "Life in College at UW-Eau Claire," a conference aimed at Hmong high school students, will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 25, in the Council Fire Room of Davies Center at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.

The purpose of the event is to introduce college life to high school students. There will be three workshops during the day. Participants may attend any of the workshops or stay in the Council Fire Room with alumni. Refreshments will be served in the morning.

Following the conference, a dance will be held from 7 to 11:30 p.m. in the Council Fire Room. Live bands will provide entertainment. Admission for the event is $6. The night activity will be provided as a fund-raiser to help pay for the cost of the day's events. Excess revenue will go to the Hmong Student Association's account for future activities.

Both events are open to the public. The conference during the day is free.

For further information, contact Sou Yang at (715) 552-0392 or Samuel Neng Vang at (715) 836-3367.


UWEC [Administrative Offices] [News Bureau]

Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield 218
(715) 836-4741

Updated: Oct. 17, 1997