Vice President Biden to speak at Coast Guard Academy’s 132nd commencement
March 28th, 2013 coastguardnews
NEW LONDON, Conn. — Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to deliver the keynote address during the U.S. Coast Guard Academy’s 132nd Commencement exercises May 22.
The ceremony is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. on Cadet Memorial Field; attendance is by invitation only.
“Commencement is always a special time here, but it is particularly memorable when the Vice President of the United States is here to present the commissions to our new ensigns,” said Coast Guard Academy Superintendent Rear Adm. Sandra Stosz. “This will be a wonderful opportunity to showcase the academy and the city of New London,” Stosz added.
Coast Guard Academy 132nd Commencement Exercises
Vice President Joe Biden – Commencement Speaker
Wednesday, May 22 @ 11 AM ET
Cadet Memorial Field, New London, CT
Live Stream: www.PentagonChannel.mil
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