Hagel Visits University of Nebraska-Omaha

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • BJ Reed, senior vice chancellor of the University of Nebraska-Omaha, greets Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and his wife, Lilibet, in Omaha, Neb., June 19, 2013. Hagel participated in a question-and-answer session with students at the university and delivered a speech during his visit. Hagel graduated from the university and is a former U.S. senator from Nebraska. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel talks with Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman at the University of Nebraska-Omaha in Omaha, Neb., June 19, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel talks with Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman at the University of Nebraska-Omaha in Omaha, Neb., June 19, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel sits with BJ Reed, senior vice chancellor of the University of Nebraska-Omaha, during a question-and-answer session with the university's students in Omaha, Neb., June 19, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel sits with BJ Reed, senior vice chancellor of the University of Nebraska-Omaha, during a question-and-answer session with the university's students in Omaha, Neb., June 19, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel sits with BJ Reed, senior vice chancellor of the University of Nebraska-Omaha, during a question-and-answer session with the university's students in Omaha, Neb., June 19, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel responds during a question-and-answer session with students from the University of Nebraska-Omaha in Omaha, Neb., June 19, 2013.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Lilibet Hagel, wife of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, browses through books at the University of Nebraska-Omaha's library in Omaha, Neb., June 19, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel talks with Lincoln Journal Star reporter Don Walton during an interview at the University of Nebraska-Omaha in Omaha, Neb., June 19, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and his wife, Lilibet, walk with Lincoln Journal Star reporter Don Walton after an interview at the University of Nebraska-Omaha in Omaha, Neb., June 19, 2013. DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel delivers remarks at the University of Nebraska-Omaha in Omaha, Neb., June 19, 2013. Hagel discussed the new nuclear arms posture that President Barack Obama described while in Berlin earlier in the day and how the U.S. Strategic Command will help implement the changes.  DOD photo by Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo