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Power Matters: Energy Security and the US Navy and Marine Corps

Ray Mabus

  • Secretary of the Navy

Ray Mabus is the 75th US Secretary of the Navy and leads America's Navy and Marine Corps. He is responsible for conducting the affairs of the Department of the Navy, including recruiting, organizing, equipping, training and mobilizing. Additionally, he oversees construction and repair of naval ships, aircraft, and facilities, and formulates and implements policies and programs consistent with the national security policies established by the President and the Secretary of Defense.

In this talk, Secretary Mabus will discuss the importance of the global presence of the Navy and Marine Corps in maintaining and promoting energy security.

Free transportation will be available from campus. The first bus will leave at 8:45 a.m. from the 1st United Methodist Church Parking lot located to the west of Wrigley Hall. Map

Thursday, April 24, 2014
9:00 a.m. reception
10:00-11:30 a.m. lecture