Clarence Thomas to speak at UT Tyler

Published on Wednesday, 27 August 2014 01:03 - Written by Staff Reports

United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas will be the featured speaker at The University of Texas at Tyler R. Don Cowan Fine and Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 16.

Sponsored by Drs. Lawrence L. Anderson and Svetislava J. Vukelja, Rod and Merle Mabry, of UT Tyler, and Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Z. Ornelas, Associate Justice Thomas will be the first speaker of the 2014/15 UT Tyler Distinguished Lecture Series.

Purchase tickets by calling 903-566-7424 or online atwww.cowancenter.org .

Box office hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Justice Thomas became a Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit in 1990. Nominated by President George H. W. Bush, Thomas took his seat as an associate justice of the Supreme Court in October 1991.

For information, call Beverley Golden, 903-566-7303 or 903-330-0495.