2013.06.17 > For Immediate Release
contact: Charley Reed - University Communications
phone: 402.670.0390 - email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sec. of Defense Chuck Hagel to Give Speech at Alma Mater, the University of Nebraska at Omaha
Omaha - In his first visit back to his home state of Nebraska, U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel will give a speech at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO), his alma mater and one of the nation’s most military friendly universities.
The speech will take place on the UNO campus from 4:45-5:45 p.m. on Wednesday, June 19.
After serving in Vietnam, Hagel graduated from UNO in 1971 with a Bachelor of General Studies (BGS) degree with a major in history.
UNO’s online BGS program is ranked 5th in the country for military and veteran students by U.S. News and World Report.
For further information about Hagel’s speech or about UNO, please contact Charley Reed, UNO media relations coordinator, at 402.670.0390 or by email at email@example.com.
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