Hines Ward to speak at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus

October 09, 2012

NBC Sports football analyst and former Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward will be the featured speaker at 7 p.m. Nov. 13, in the Main Arena of the Community Center building at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus.

Ward is an on-site analyst for NBC’s "Football Night in America" and "Sunday Night Football." He owns every receiving record in Pittsburgh Steelers' history, is a two-time Super Bowl champion, received the Most Valuable Player award in Super Bowl XL and was named a four-time Pro Bowler. Ward has dedicated his time off the field to the betterment of inner city and underprivileged youth in the Pittsburgh and Atlanta areas. His Helping Hands U.S. Foundation focuses on improving literacy among children and will provide programs and services to better equip them for achieving and handling success in life. His Helping Hands Korea Foundation, formed as a tribute to his mother, has targeted biracial discrimination, especially as it occurs among the children of South Korea.

Tickets are free and will be available to students, faculty, staff and the general public, beginning Oct. 15, on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tickets will be distributed in the Cultural Center of the Williams Building from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 to 6 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 15, and Tuesday, Oct. 16. Two tickets per adult will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis.

For more information, contact the Office of Student Life at 724-430-4248.


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