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October 2012 News Releases

Comedian Tracey Ashley at Washburn, Oct. 16

Known for her seamless story-telling, sharp topical material and hilarious punch lines, Comedian Tracey Ashely will perform at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16 in the Bradbury Thompson Alumni Center, Washburn University. The event is free and open to the public. 

Ashely performs across the country with material including stories of growing up in the South to the weird happenings of her life. She was a semi-finalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, season five, and has appeared as a co-host on TVLAND's Prime Movies.

Non-perishable food items also will be accepted at the doors for the Can Emporia competition between Washburn and Emporia State University.  The Can Emporia competition between WU and ESU began in 2007. Washburn has logged three wins; Emporia two.


Campus Activities Board, 785-670-1222
Amanda Hughes, university relations, 785-670-2153