Large crowd expected at Lee H. Hamilton lecture

More than a hundred people are expected tomorrow when former vice president of the 9-11 Commission and current president of the Homeland Security Advisory Council, Lee H. Hamilton, speaks at the University of Evansville in the Shanklin Theatre at noon. The lecture is free and open to the public.

Hamilton will discuss foreign-policy challenges for the next president of the United States, the possibility of a war with Iran, and the current war in Iraq.

He currently serves as the director of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. He was a congressman for the Indiana 9th district for 34 years from 1964 to 1999. While in office, Hamilton served on the House Committee of Foreign Affairs, the U.S. House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and the Joint Committee of Printing.