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Famous Visitors from 2000's

February 7, 2002 - Filmmaker Michael Moore

Michael Moore speaking in Ritsche Auditorium

Filmmaker Michael Moore spoke for three hours at Ritsche Auditorium before a capacity crowd.

Moore spoke of the 9/11 attacks, showed clips from his television show The Awful Truth, and signed books after the show.

October 20 and 21, 2000 - Author Ray Bradbury

Ray Bradbury

Ray Bradbury, author of many science fiction books such as The Martian Chronicles and Fahrenheit 451, spoke at the dedication of the James W. Miller Learning Resources Center on October 21, 2000.

Constructed between 1998 and 2000, Miller Center replaced Centennial Hall as St. Cloud State's library.

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April 9, 2000 - Musical group Bush and Moby

Bush Poster

Sponsored by the University Program Board (UPB), Bush played to a sold-out Halenbeck Hall on April 9, 2000. Moby opened the show.

Tickets for the show cost between $12 and $26.

February 15, 2000 - Musician "Weird" Al Yankovic

Weird Al performing at Halenbeck Hall

"Weird" Al Yankovic performed at Halenbeck Hall on February 15, 2000, during his "Touring with Scissors" tour.

Sponsored by the University Program Board (UPB), over 3000 fans filled Halenbeck Hall to see the concert.