Media Advisory: Community forum on hate crimes

WHO: California State University, Bakersfield Associated Students Inc., and the CSUB Criminal Justice Club.

WHAT: Community Forum on Hate Crimes.

WHEN: Tuesday, Oct. 16, 7-9 p.m.

WHERE: CSUB Student Union multi-purpose room.

WHY: A forum to raise awareness of and discuss prevention of hate crimes in the community.


• Dr. Maher Hathout, senior advisor of the Muslim Public Affairs Council and spokesperson for the Islamic Center of Southern California.

• Bakersfield Mayor Harvey Hall.

• Kern County Sheriff Carl Sparks.

CONTACT: Mike Stepanovich, 661/664-2456; or forum co-organizer Renee Hawk, 661/664-3180.

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