Donald Trump to Kick off 2016 Convocation Slate at Liberty University on Jan. 18

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Donald Trump, the real-estate mogul/television personality turned Republican presidential candidate, will visit Liberty University on Monday, Jan. 18, where he will be the featured speaker at the first Convocation of 2016.

Donald Trump speaks at Liberty University Convocation on Sept. 24, 2012.

Donald Trump, the real-estate mogul/television personality turned Republican presidential candidate, will visit Liberty University on Monday, Jan. 18, where he will be the featured speaker at the first Convocation of 2016.

Liberty’s Convocation is the world’s largest regular gathering of Christian young people, taking place in the Vines Center two to three times a week during the academic year. The event features speakers of national significance from every sphere of society. Other presidential candidates to visit Liberty recently are Ted Cruz, Bernie Sanders, and Dr. Ben Carson.

Trump last visited Liberty in 2012, when his Convocation speech was broadcast to a record audience.

President Jerry Falwell said, “Since Donald Trump last visited Liberty, our family has stayed in close contact with him and with his top aide, Michael Cohen. We are thrilled that they are taking time out of their extremely busy schedule to return to Liberty.”

About Liberty University
Liberty University, founded in 1971, is the largest private, nonprofit university in the nation, the largest university in Virginia, and the largest Christian university in the world. Located near the Blue Ridge Mountains on more than 7,000 acres in Lynchburg, Va., Liberty offers more than 500 unique programs of study from the certificate to the doctoral level. More than 200 programs are offered online. Liberty’s mission is to train Champions for Christ with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for impacting tomorrow’s world.

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