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Education Department Senior Official to Address Academic Symposium at St. Mary's College of Maryland

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Event Date 1: March 25, 2011 08:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Eduardo Ochoa, assistant secretary for postsecondary education, will address St. Mary’s College of Maryland at 8:00 p.m., Friday, Mar. 25, at the school’s academic symposium, “The Liberal Arts—A Public Trust.” Ochoa’s remarks will focus on the Obama administration’s vision for postsecondary education and the role of the liberal arts in that vision.

The event coincides with the inauguration of St. Mary’s new president, Dr. Joseph Urgo, and brings together students, faculty, staff, and alumni of St. Mary’s College as well as invited guests from the community and academia. St. Mary’s College is Maryland’s public honors college.

Event 1
Who : Eduardo Ochoa, assistant secretary for postsecondary education
What : Remarks at academic symposium: “The Liberal Arts – A Public Trust”
When : 8 p.m., Friday, March 25
Where : St. Mary’s College of Maryland.
St. Mary’s Hall
47458 Trinity Church Road
Lexington Park (St. Mary’s City), Md