MSNBC town hall to be hosted at UB

Release Date: April 13, 2016 This content is archived.


BUFFALO, N.Y. — An MSNBC town hall moderated by Chuck Todd and featuring Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz will be hosted at the University at Buffalo on Thursday, April 14.

The venue will be the Katharine Cornell Theatre on UB’s North Campus in Amherst, New York. The theater is inside the Millard Fillmore Academic Center in the Ellicott Complex.

The town hall audience of approximately 300 people will consist of University at Buffalo students and local residents. Tickets are currently not available.

The event is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 14.

It will air on MSNBC at 8 p.m. that day.

Media parking will be available in the Moody Terrace loop, located between Red Jacket and Richmond Quads in the Ellicott Complex. Campus maps:

For media inquiries, contact Kristen Osborne with MSNBC media relations at or 347-918-7501.

On the day of the town hall, UB students, faculty and professional staff will have continuous access to their offices and classes scheduled to be held at UB’s Millard Fillmore Academic Center in the Ellicott Complex. All entrances to the building will remain open and access to food service and residence halls will remain uninterrupted. Access to campus parking lots and roadways will not be impeded.

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Charlotte Hsu is a former staff writer in University Communications. To contact UB's media relations staff, email or visit our list of current university media contacts.