Condoleezza Rice to speak in Fayetteville

by The City Wire staff ( 17 views 

Condoleezza Rice, former U.S. secretary of state under President George W. Bush, will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 5, in Barnhill Arena at the University of Arkansas.

The lecture is free, open to the public, and no tickets are needed to attend, according to the UA release. The event is part of the student-funded Distinguished Lecture Series at the university.

Barnhill Arena will be open at 5:30 p.m. for people who are able to arrive early. Free parking will be available after 5 p.m. for those attending the lecture in lot 44, the Stadium Avenue parking garage, and the Baum Stadium East parking lot, on south Razorback Road.

University Transit and the lecture series committee will provide bus shuttle service from Baum East for people attending the Rice event only. Return shuttle service will also be available.

Cameras and personal items will be checked. Pocket knives, large bags, backpacks, strollers, baggage, signs, banners, posters and noise-makers will not be permitted inside the arena.