This Week in The House by Steny Hoyer
Hoyer to Deliver Commencement Address at the University of Maryland
Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (D-MD) will deliver the commencement address at the University of Maryland on Sunday, May, 20, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. This is the first time Rep. Hoyer, a Maryland alumnus, will be the commencement speaker at the university. His remarks are expected to address the school's legacy of public service and the responsibility of graduates to carry on this proud legacy.
"The University of Maryland has meant a great deal to me, and I've been very close to the university throughout my adult life," stated Rep. Hoyer. "It is a special honor and personal privilege to be able to deliver the commencement address to the graduating students of my alma mater."
WHO: Congressman Steny H. Hoyer; University of Maryland President C.D. Mote, Jr., and; graduating students of the University of Maryland.
WHAT: Congressman Hoyer to deliver University of Maryland 2007 Commencement Address
WHERE: University of Maryland Comcast Center College Park, MD
WHEN: Sunday, May 20, 2007 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
MEDIA NOTE: Possible media availability with Rep. Hoyer prior to the speech. To arrange for availability, please contact Stephanie Lundberg at (202) 225-4131 or email Stephanie.firstname.lastname@example.org.
An embargoed draft of the commencement speech will be made available upon request beginning Friday, May 18.