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U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan to Hold Press Conference Call to Discuss NCAA Graduation Rates


Contact:  
Jane Glickman or Jim Bradshaw, (202) 401-1576, press@ed.gov


Event Date 1: March 17, 2011 12:00 pm - 01:00 pm

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will hold a press conference call at noon EDT Thursday, March 17, to discuss the latest NCAA graduation rates, including those of teams participating in men’s basketball postseason play. He will be joined on the call by Ben Jealous, president and CEO of the NAACP, and Richard Lapchick, director of the Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sports at the University of Central Florida.


Event 1
Who : U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
Ben Jealous, president and CEO of the NAACP
Richard Lapchick, director of the Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sports, University of Central Florida
What : To Discuss NCAA Graduation Rates
When : Noon EDT Thursday, March 17, 2011
Where : Press Conference Call
Call in number: 888-970-4173
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