Lynchburg, Va. (PRWEB) January 29, 2016
Ron Dermer, Israel’s Ambassador to the United States, will be the featured speaker in Liberty University’s Convocation on Friday, Feb. 19.
Before becoming Ambassador to the U.S., Dermer served as a senior advisor to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and as Israel’s Minister of Economic Affairs to the United States.
Dermer holds degrees from the University of Pennsylvania and Oxford University and has been a columnist for the Jerusalem Post. He is also a best-selling author.
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.
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.