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November 11, 2013

Ben and Jerry come to campus

COMMERCE — On Nov. 12 at 7:30 p.m., the William L. Mayo Prestigious Speaker Series will be bringing two more notable speakers to campus. The series that brought Dan Rather, Ryan Lochte, Misty May-Treanor and Linda Cohn to Texas A&M University-Commerce has now invited Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream.

The event will be held in Ferguson Auditorium, and its theme will be #Flavors4Purpose.

“We are so excited to have Ben Cohen & Jerry Greenfield to our campus,” said Deepti Vanguri, Assistant Director of Student Activities & Special Events. “They have an incredible story, and we look forward to them sharing their purpose with our campus community.”

Tickets are available in the Club in the Rayburn Student Center, and student tickets are free with a student ID. Faculty/Staff tickets are $5 and community members may attend for $10.

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