For Immediate Release

Contact:
Shari Ireton
University of Washington School of Law

May 3, 2006

Gov. Locke to Speak at Minority Law Students Meeting

Governor Gary Locke will address students at the UW School of Law on Wednesday, May 24, 2006 from 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. in William H. Gates Hall Room 138. The event is sponsored by the UW Minority Law Students Association (MLSA).

Gov. Locke, now a partner with the Seattle firm Davis Wright Tremaine, will discuss how lawyers can most effectively enact social change.

MLSA exists to develop, implement and maintain programs to increase the recruitment, academic excellence and professional development of students of color in UW School of Law and society.