National security panel includes former spy, retired general, political leaders
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — This year‚Äôs Allen L. Poucher Legal Education Series at the University of Florida¬†will delve into the challenging world of national security with a panel including retired four-star general, a former Florida governor, a former CIA spy and a current Florida senator.
‚ÄúNational Security in a Changing World: From the perspective of an academic, a general, a spy and Florida statesmen,‚ÄĚ will be held at 10 a.m. Friday¬†in the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. It is sponsored by the Florida Law Review, and is free and open to the public.
The confirmed panelists are drone expert¬†Kenneth Anderson, a law professor at¬†American University; U.S. Army General (Ret.) James T. Hill; former CIA operative James Olson, a lecturer at the Bush School of Government and Public Service; former Florida Gov.¬†and Sen.¬†Bob Graham;¬†and U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla.
The Allen L. Poucher Legal Education Series was established by Betty K. Poucher in honor of her late husband, Allen L. Poucher Sr. A humanitarian who lived a life dedicated to service, Allen Poucher graduated from UF Law in 1942 and practiced law for more than 60 years. The Poucher Legal Education Series seeks to provide a venue for prominent legal, political and business leaders to discuss important issues facing our nation and world today.
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