Secretary of Defense Williams S. Cohen will introduce guest lecturer Secretary of State Madeleine Albright at the 2nd annual William S. Cohen Lecture Series sponsored by the University of Maine's William S. Cohen Center for International Policy and Commerce, Maine Center for the Arts Auditorium, 5746 Maine Center Arts, University of Maine, Orono, Maine, at 9 a.m. EDT, on Oct. 13.
There will be a media availability at 10:25 a.m. EDT.
Efforts are being made to arrange an audio feed of this event to the Department of Defense press briefing room (2E781) in the Pentagon.
Those interested in obtaining more information about the University of Maine visit may contact Joe Carr, (207) 581-3743.
Cohen and Albright will then tour the Edmund S. Muskie Archives and meet with students at 70 Campus Ave., Bates College, Lewiston, Maine, at 12:50 p.m. EDT. This event is open to the media.
Those interested in obtaining more information about the Bate College visit may call Phyllis Graber Jensen, (207) 786-6330.