Campus Announcements -- Feb. 22, 2016

Campus Announcements -- Feb. 22, 2016

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul on campus Friday

United States Senator Rand Paul will be on the Campbellsville University Campus on Friday, Feb. 26, for a 3 p.m. Town Hall Meeting in The Gheens Recital Hall.

Please share this information with faculty, staff, coaches and students. Senator Paul is looking forward to visiting the CU campus once again. He asked that a special invitation be extended to CU faculty, staff, coaches, and students. He really likes to interact with and answer questions from students.

Following his opening comments and presentation, he will open up the meeting to question and answer. He’s hoping that we will have a good representation from CU as well as the local community. Please share this information with your colleagues, faculty, and with students in your classes. This is a great opportunity to interact with and ask questions of our United States Senator. Please spread the word.

Dr. Doug Bandow to speak at KHIPP Tuesday

Campbellsville University’s Kentucky Heartland Institute on Public Policy (KHIPP) will present Dr. Doug Bandow, a senior fellow at the Cato Institute who specializes in foreign policy and civil liberties, at a KHIPP symposium at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 23, in the Banquet Hall of the Badgett Academic Support Center Banquet Hall.

This event is open to the public and free of charge. During President Ronald Reagan’s tenure, Bandow worked as a special assistant to the president. He has written numerous books relating to economics and politics. Bandow also writes regularly for leading publications such as Fortune magazine, National Interest, the Wall Street Journal, and the Washington Times. This event is open the public and free of charge.

The Rev. Bernard Crayton to speak at chapel Wednesday

The Rev. Bernard Crayton will speak at chapel Wednesday at 10 a.m. in Ransdell Chapel. He is senior pastor of Little Flock Missionary Baptist Church in Louisville, Ky. Everyone is invited.

Crayton is the first vice moderator of the General Association of Baptists in Kentucky (GABKY), two-time CU alumnus, the next moderator of GABKY, superintendent of missions of the GABKY and an influential person in the Louisville Metro area and in the African-American community.