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Release: Immediate

News advisory

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa's 1997 Homecoming events will continue despite inclement weather, although some locations have been changed. The pep rally will be held in the second-floor ballroom of the Iowa Memorial Union following the Homecoming Parade. The parade will begin at the corner of Washington and Gilbert streets as scheduled at 6:15 p.m. unless there are severe thunderstorms or lightning. The fireworks display will also take place as scheduled after the pep rally in Hubbard Park, across the street from the IMU.

(Note to editors and news directors: Further questions may be directed to the UI Office of Campus Programs and Student Activities, (319) 335-3059.)