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Limited Number of Elie Wiesel Tickets Available for April 11 Event at Kent State

Posted Apr. 4, 2013

Photo of Elie WieselA limited number of $50 tickets for Nobel Peace Prize winner and Boston University Professor Elie Wiesel’s appearance at Kent State University has been released and is available for purchase. Wiesel will speak at the second Kent State University Presidential Speaker Series on Thursday, April 11, at 7 p.m., at the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center on the Kent Campus. Tickets for the available chair back seats and floor seats can be purchased through an online ticket system at

Wiesel’s personal experience of the Holocaust led him to use his talents as an author, teacher and storyteller to advocate for human rights and peace in the world. He has worked on behalf of oppressed people much of his adult life.

For more information about Kent State University’s Presidential Speaker Series with Elie Wiesel, visit For questions, please call 330-672-2216 during normal business hours or email

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Media Contact:
Emily Vincent,, 330-672-8595