DATE:  November 21, 2005
CONTACT: Dr. Eliot Chenaux, Vice President for Student Affairs (361) 825-2707; or Steve Paschal, Public Affairs, (361) 825-233

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WHO:           Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Islander Democrats
WHAT:          Peace Rally and Candle-Light Vigil 
WHEN:         Monday, November 21 from 10 a.m. through 6 p.m. with a Moment of
                    Silence and Candle-light Vigil between 5:30 and 6 p.m.
WHERE:       Hector P. Garcia Plaza next to the Mary and Jeff Bell Library   

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Islander Democrats Holding Candle-Light Vigil as Part of Anti-War Protest

The Islander Democrats at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi are sponsoring a “Peace Rally and Vigil” today, Monday, Nov. 21 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Garcia Plaza.

There will be activities throughout the day including a display of anti-war/peace art, live, music, an open mic with speech and poetry, and a “march of the dead.” From 5:30 to 6 p.m. there will be a candle-light vigil and a moment of silence will be observed.