Mikaelyn Austin To Present During Alumni Week

PHILADELPHIA - We invite friends and alums alike to join former University of Pennsylvania women's basketball player Mikaelyn Austin, C'04 Saturday morning at the Dunning Coaches' Center as she talks about her latest project, a documentary about The Palestra.

Austin is turning her love of The Palestra to the big screen in her debut documentary production on college basketball’s most storied arena --“The Palestra: Cathedral of Basketball.”

Come join the independent writer/producer/director as she shares her experiences from concept to cutting room floor and provides the audience with a sneak preview of interviews with some of college basketball’s most celebrated figures, including Bill Bradley, Dr. Jack Ramsay and Chuck Daly. The programwill be followed by an open Q & A.

For more information on the film, visit www.palestradocumentary.com.

Title: “The Palestra – Cathedral of Basketball,” an hour with Penn grad and independent filmmaker Mikaelyn Austin, C'04

Date: Saturday, May 13

Time: 10-11 a.m.

Place: Board Room @ James D. Dunning, Jr. Coaches’ Center, 235 South 33rd Street