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Columbia: Serving & Learning
Sept. 11, 2008

Columbia undergraduates today will run a schedule of events to promote public service among University students, prior to the ServiceNation Forum event. The schedule includes a service fair and speakers program, and will take place from noon until 6:50 p.m. on the Morningside campus. In addition, a pledge drive and canned food drive will run throughout the student program.

12:00 p.m. — Voter Registration and Canned Food Drive Begin (Outside of Hamilton Hall)

4:00 p.m. — Service Fair Begins (VanAm Quad Area)

5:00 p.m. — Student and Service (Low Plaza)

6:00 p.m. — Speakers Portion (Low Plaza)

7:00 p.m. — ServiceNation Summit Begins (Low Plaza)

The ServiceNation Summit event will be simulcast on a large screen facing Low Plaza. All University ID holders are invited to view the event here. The simulcast will begin at 7:00 p.m.


For more information about ServiceNation, read the press release.

Announcement: Campus access and closures on Sept. 11


Columbia University dorm residents can watch the event on on CUTV cable channel 74. CUTV service is available to students in the individual rooms of 600 W 113, Broadway, Carman, Furnald, John Jay, McBain, River, Ruggles, Schapiro, Watt, Wien, Woodbridge, and the two-person flats in East Campus. In Hogan and the East Campus suites and townhouses, service is offered only in the common areas. CUTV service is also available in administrative buildings on the Morningside Campus.

Check CNN, C-SPAN, FOX, MSNBC, NY1 and WNET for possible live coverage of the event.

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