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Caytes (CJ) Liley
Feb 11, 2015

LeVar Burton coming to campus!!

Feb 11, 2015 by Caytes (CJ) Liley


UCCS STUDENTS!!! 


Tickets for the 2015 Significant Speaker Event, featuring LeVar Burton, go on sale! You may purchase tickets at the University Center Information Desk for $5 a ticket (maximum of two tickets with a student ID).  Be sure to claim your ticket now, as we are expecting to sell out! The 5th Annual Significant Speaker Event will take place on Tuesday, April 14th, with LeVar's presentation beginning at 7pm in the Gallogly Events Center. For more information on LeVar Burton, please see the information below:  

  • 5th Annual UCCS Significant Speaker Event
  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015
  • Featuring: LeVar Burton
  • Host and 5 Time Emmy Award winner of Reading Rainbow
  • Star Trek- The Next Generation Star
  • Spokesperson for the new RRKidz (Digital Reading Rainbow Platform for children)

LeVar Burton, host of the hit TV show Reading Rainbow and spokesperson for the new digital media platform of Reading Rainbow called “RRKidz” will be coming to UCCS! He will be speaking on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 in the Gallogly Events Center starting at 7:00pm. Doors will open at 6:15pm.
Early bird advanced tickets sales will begin on Tuesday, February 10th at 10:00am the University Center Information Desk, as well as on TicketsWest. Tickets will be $5 for all students. Tickets for non-UCCS individuals and community members will be $15. All folks purchasing tickets will only be able to purchase a maximum of two (2). Ticket prices will increase once April arrives so purchase your tickets early!!



For more information on LeVar Burton, please visit the following websites:  
http://www.biography.com/people/levar-burton-538182#star-trek
https://www.readingrainbow.com/  
Mark your calendars, and save-the-date for this event!  


If you have any questions, please contact Stephen Cucchiara, Assistant Director of Student Activities (scucchia@uccs.edu/719-255-3540).