(PRWEB) May 04, 2011
SNHU Commencement to begin at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 21, at the Verizon Wireless Arena.
Associate Vice President, Marketing and Communications
Southern New Hampshire University
SNHU Commencement with Former Ambassador Jon Huntsman
What: Southern New Hampshire University Commencement May 21
Where: Verizon Wireless Arena, Manchester, N.H.
Media Entrance: North VIP Entrance (Chestnut Street)
Doors will open at 9:30 a.m. for members of the media; the ceremon will begin at 11 a.m.
Security: Members of the media must check in with Media Relations when they enter the building. They are required to show a photo ID and will receive a press badge and be escorted to designated news media areas.
Media members are encouraged to register in advance by emailing Gregg Mazzola at g(dot)mazzola(at)snhu(dot)edu. The WiFi password will be sent in advance to those who preregister.
Throw: 200 ft
Workspace: Sam Adams Club Lounge
Cable Run: n/a
TV will be escorted to the Club Lounge, which is on the second level, directly across and 200 feet away from the stage. The Lounge will have a large mult box and extra electrical outlets. Note: Pool coverage will not be provided.
Satellite Truck Parking: Please contact John Ayres at jayres(at)verizonwirelessarena(dot)com for additional information.
Print photographers will be escorted to the penalty boxes (100 feet from the stage). They are asked to please be aware that they will be in front of graduates’ guests and try not to impede their view of the stage. Print photographers may instead choose to be in the Club Lounge or the Press Box, located on the second level to the left of the stage.
Radio will be escorted to the arena Press Box, located on the second level to the left of the stage. A mult box with six channels will be available; additional radio broadcasters will be taken to the Club Lounge to use the mult box there if necessary.
Print reporters will be escorted to the Press Box. If the Press Box is full, we will help print reporters find seats in general seating areas.
Internet filing – Wireless access will be available; passwords will be provided.
Helpful area links:
http://www.intownmanchester.com/ (General Manchester guide)
http://www.flymanchester.com/ (Manchester Airport)
http://www.flymanchester.com/area/hotels.php (Area Hotels)
http://www.verizonwirelessarena.com/arena_info/directions.asp (Directions to Verizon Wireless Arena)
Please contact Gregg Mazzola at 603.305.0663 or g(dot)mazzola(at)snhu(dot)edu with questions.