Carter and Warner headline
Former President Jimmy Carter and Gov. Mark Warner will rededicate
the Miller Center of Public Affairs Sept. 23 in a private ceremony
and reception. The event will celebrate the completion of the
Miller Centers $7 million expansion and renovation project.
ceremony will unveil the Kenneth W. Thompson Pavilion, Scripps
Library and Multimedia Archive, and the extensive renovation of
the historic Faulkner House mansion.
will give the keynote address and there will be videotaped remarks
from former presidents Gerald R. Ford, George H.W. Bush, and William
J. Clinton, as well as a letter from Mrs. Ronald Reagan.
Sept. 24 at 4 p.m., Gen. Brent Scowcroft, former national security
advisor in the Ford and Bush administrations, and former Secretary
of State Lawrence Eagleburger will speak at a Miller Center forum
being held at the new Darden Business School auditorium on American
Foreign Policy, Past and Present. Among other subjects,
Scowcroft and Eagleburger will address the debate about war with
Iraq. This forum is free and open to the public, and parking is
available in the Darden parking garage. Both the rededication
ceremony and the forum will be webcast live from http://millercenter.virginia.edu.