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Notice to the Press (Revised)
Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
December 12, 2005


Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice to Announce Launch of Partnership for International Journalism Program

Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will announce the launch of a new international journalism program, in partnership with the Aspen Institute and six leading U.S. schools of journalism, on Tuesday, December 13, 2005, at 11 a.m. in the Benjamin Franklin Room of the U.S. Department of State. Under Secretary Karen Hughes, Assistant Secretary Dina Habib Powell, President and CEO of the Aspen Institute Walter Isaacson, and Dean of the USC Annenberg School for Communication Geoffrey Cowan will also speak at the launch.

This event is open for press coverage.

Pick up time for cameras: 10:00 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance
Final access time for all press: 10:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance

Media representatives attending this event must present one of the following: (1) a U.S. government-issued identification card (Department of State, White House, Congress, Department of Defense, or Foreign Press Center), (2) a media-issued photo identification card, or (3) a letter from his or her employer on letterhead verifying employment as a journalist, accompanied by an official photo identification (driverís license or passport).

Press Contacts:

Nicole Deaner, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, 202-203-7613
Adam Meier, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, 202-203-7026
or
Office of Press Relations, U.S. Department of State, 202-647-2492.

2005/1159

Released on December 12, 2005

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