SEN. BARBARA BOXER TO SPEAK AT USC

April 15, 2005

USC News Service (213) 740-2215
University of Southern California

WHAT: Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) will discuss how her Jewish background has influenced her political life.

Boxer’s speech is part of the seventh annual Carmen and Louise Warschaw Distinguished Lecture Series of the USC Casden Institute for the Study of the Jewish Role in American Life.

Congressman Howard Berman (D-Calif.) will introduce Boxer.

WHERE: Davidson Conference Center, 3415 South Figueroa Street, USC University Park Campus.

WHEN: Sunday, April 17, 2005, 1 p.m.

PARKING: Free with valid press credentials. Enter at Gate 4 on Jefferson Blvd. just west of Figueroa.

CONTACT: Jeremy Schoenberg, assistant director, USC Casden Institute for the Study of the Jewish Role in American Life: (213) 740 3405 or schoenbe@usc.edu. Reservations are required.

MORE: The Casden Institute for the Study of the Jewish role in American Life at USC College of Letters, Arts & Sciences is the first-ever scholarly institute in the western United States dedicated to studying contemporary issues of Jewish life.

The Carmen and Louise Warschaw Distinguished Lecture Series was established to explore issues of Jews and politics. Past speakers have included Senators Norm Coleman, Joseph Lieberman and Dianne Feinstein and Congressmen Howard Berman and Barney Frank.

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