Deputy Secretary of Defense John Hamre will address the Lyndon B. Johnson School (LBJ) of Public Affairs, in the LBJ Auditorium, The University of Texas at Austin, 2315 Red River Road, at 3:25 p.m. (CDT) on April 16.
The event in which he is participating as a speaker is titled "The Military, Equal Opportunity, and America's Promise: A Symposium Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Executive Order 9981 (Integration of the Armed Forces)." This event is open to the media.
Earlier there will also be a media availability at the Bass Lecture Hall, LBJ School, 2315 Red River Road, at 2:45 p.m. (CDT).
Those interested in attending or obtaining more information may contact Marilyn Duncan, LBJ School, Public Affairs Office, (512) 471-0817.