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Former President Bill Clinton to Speak at W&J on Tuesday

WASHINGTON, PA (March 10, 2008) - With the Pennsylvania Primary just a little more than a month away, former President Bill Clinton will speak at Washington & Jefferson College's Henry Memorial Gymnasium on Tuesday, March 11 at 1:30 p.m. Doors will open at noon. 

W&J President Tori Haring-Smith said, "This is an incredible opportunity for our students, one that will give them first-hand insight into the American democratic process and into this election that has and continues to be so competitive and compelling."  

Haring-Smith said candidates from all parties are welcome to speak at W&J. In 2004, Vice President Dick Cheney visited the campus during a campaign stop for President George Bush.

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Washington & Jefferson College, located in Washington, Pa., is a national liberal arts college founded in 1781.  Committed to providing each of its students with the highest-quality undergraduate education available, W&J offers a traditional liberal arts curriculum emphasizing interdisciplinary study and independent student work.

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