Lynchburg, VA (PRWEB) October 25, 2013
On Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, Sen. Rand Paul, joined by Virginia Attorney General and gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli, will deliver the keynote address in view of more than 10,000 students at Liberty University’s Convocation — the largest weekly gathering of Christian young people in the nation.
President Jerry Falwell, Jr., will also give brief remarks and introduce both Sen. Paul and Attorney General Cuccinelli.
President Falwell issued the following statement about their visit:
"Liberty is looking forward to welcoming to campus a longtime friend of Liberty University, Virginia's Attorney General and gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli, and a new friend, United States Senator Rand Paul."
Jerry Falwell, Jr.
President, Liberty University
Convocation is from 10-11 a.m. on Monday in the Vines Center on the campus of Liberty University. To request press credentials, please email your name, title, news outlet, phone number, and (optional) twitter handle to johnnie(at)liberty(dot)edu. Streaming video of the entire Convocation will be available at http://www.LibertyChannel.com, and accommodations can be made, upon request, to provide an “in-house” HD or SD pool feed via satellite and/or the LTN content delivery system.
With more than 100,000 students studying on campus and online, Liberty University is the largest Christian university in the world, the largest college in Virginia, and the largest private, nonprofit four-year college in America. It was founded in 1971 by the Rev. Jerry Falwell. The university hosts more than 80 guest speakers of international prominence each year. Previous speakers have included Gov. Mitt Romney, President George H.W. Bush, President Ronald Reagan, Sen. John McCain, former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, Billy Graham, Franklin Graham, Donald Trump, Luis Palau, Rick Warren, Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, Gov. Rick Perry, Ben Stein, Glenn Beck, Sean Hannity, and Gov. Mike Huckabee. For additional background on the institution, visit http://www.Liberty.edu/PressInfo.