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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 010-01
January 11, 2001

Cohen to Speak at University of Maine and William S. Cohen Middle School

Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will speak at the University of Maine and at the William S. Cohen Middle School, Bangor, Maine, Friday, Jan 12, 2001.

Cohen will make valedictory remarks at the University of Maine at approximately 8:50 p.m. EST. He will speak on the new challenges facing the next administration, bipartianship, economic stability and partnerships. Media interested in covering this event should contact Joe Carr, University of Maine public affairs, (207) 581-3571.

Earlier that day, he will visit the William S. Cohen Middle School to make remarks and participate in a question and answer session with students. A media availability will take place at the middle school at 2 p.m. immediately following the question and answer session. For additional information call Chuck Hunter, Office of the Secretary of Defense, Public Affairs, (703) 801-0594.