December 20, 2016

Media Advisory -- UN Secretary-General’s Visit

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, who leaves office at the end of the month, will deliver his last public lecture at Southern Illinois University Carbondale on Wednesday, Dec. 21. Ban will speak at 11:15 a.m. in the Student Center ballrooms. The event is free and open to the public, and doors will open at 10 a.m. The secretary-general will talk, in part, about “What I Have Learned and Would Like to Pass On.” Reporters, photographers and news crews are welcome to cover the event.

Ban’s appearance also will be live-streamed.