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Top business official to speak

April 12, 2005

Aris Melissaratos, the state's top business official, will be the keynote speaker at a scholarship fund-raiser and celebration for the opening of the University System of Maryland at Hagerstown on Friday, April 22.

Melissaratos is the state secretary of business and economic development.

The event will include hors d'oeuvres and music, Hagerstown spokeswoman Karen Giffin said Monday.

The fund-raiser is the first for the campus on West Washington Street and is part of a broader effort to raise $250,000 this year for a scholarship fund dedicated to students attending the new campus.

Tickets, which cost $125, are available by calling 301-739-8577, ext. 116, or at www.hagerstownmd.org on the Web.

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