For immediate release: 03/08/2011 | NR-11-03-03

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan To speak at Livermore Lab

Linda A Lucchetti, LLNL, (925) 422-5815,

Oakland Major Jean Quan

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan will visit the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in recognition of Women's History Month.

WHAT: Quan, who in 2010 became the first woman and the first Asian American to be elected mayor of Oakland, was born and raised in Livermore. During her visit she will give a presentation to employees based on this year's Women's History Month theme, "Our History Is Our Strength."

WHEN: Wednesday, March 9, 2011, noon

WHERE: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Bldg. 123 auditorium

NOTE: Press members interested in attending must contact the Laboratory's Public Affairs Office at (925) 424-4822 to make arrangements.

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Founded in 1952, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is a national security laboratory, with a mission to ensure national security and apply science and technology to the important issues of our time. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is managed by Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC for the U.S. Department of Energy's National Nuclear Security Administration.