What: 2010 Jerry Maygarden Distinguished Lecture.
Who: Gen. Charles Horner, Retired USAF General
When: Tuesday, November 9th, 2010: 7:30pm
Where: Music Hall, Center for Fine and Performance Arts
Topic: The Military and the Media: Events, relationships, and why we act the way we do
General Charles Horner, a member of the UWF Board of Trustees, is retired from the United States Air Force as well as a business consultant and author. During his career with the U.S. Air Force, he was a commander of Two Wings, Two Air Divisions, The Air Defense Weapons Center at Tyndall AFB, 9th Air Force, and the U.S. Space Command. Gen. Horner currently lectures at military and national professional education institutions across the country, including the National Defense University, West Point, and the Air Force Academy. He received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Iowa in 1958 and his Master’s degree in Business Administration from the College of William and Mary in 1972, as well as graduating from the Armed Forces Staff College and the National War College. Additionally, he co-wrote Every Man a Tiger with Tom Clancy.
General Horner’s substantial experience with embedded media in war zones will inform his lecture “The Military and the Media: Events, relationships, and why we act the way we do.”
This event is open to the public. All UWF students, staff and faculty are encouraged to attend.