A satellite downlink will be offered television stations on Thursday (May 9) following the dedication of Washington State University’s Samuel H. Smith Center for Undergraduate Education.

Expected as part of the package will be comments by WSU President V. Lane Rawlins and Samuel Smith of Seattle, WSU president emeritus and the building’s namesake.

A release about the dedication is available at WSU’s news site: wsunews.wsu.edu .

Following are details about the May 9 downlink.

UPLINK CONFIRMATION
Smith Center Dedication
Thursday, May 9, 2002

UPLINK TEST
none

UPLINK PROGRAM TIME
3:00PM – 3:30PM (PDT)

UPLINK ORIGINATION POINT
Murrow Communication Building
TV Master Control

SATELLITE & COORDINATES
C band
Telstar 4
Transponder 10
Polarity: Horizontal
89 degrees W
Downlink frequ. 3900
Audio 6.2/6.8