MWTV to Air Gingrich Speech
Contact: Kent Heier
Title: Assistant PR/Marketing Director
MWTV TO AIR GINGRICH SPEECH
St. Joseph, Mo. - Oct. 22, 2010 - The Oct. 7 speech by former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich at the 17th annual Convocation on Critical Issues at Missouri Western State University will be broadcast on MWTV Oct. 24 through Nov. 4.
''Mr. Gingrich was one of the most popular Convocation speakers we've had, and we're pleased to be able to make his speech available to a wider audience,'' said Dan Nicoson, vice president for university advancement and executive director of the MWSU Foundation, the Convocation's primary sponsor.
The speech will air at 7:30 p.m. Sundays and noon on Tuesdays and Thursdays. MWTV is carried on channel 39 by St. Joseph Cablevision and channel 97 by Alliance Communications in Atchison, Kan.
Missouri Western State University is a comprehensive regional university providing a blend of traditional liberal arts and professional degree programs. The university offers student-centered, high quality instruction that focuses on experience-based learning, community service, and state-of-the-art technology. Western is located in St. Joseph, Mo., and is committed to the educational, economic, cultural and social development of the region it serves. Visit www.missouriwestern.edu.