Georgia Southern University

Georgia Southern to Observe U.S. Army’s Birthday

6-4 GS to observe Army's birthdayGeorgia Southern University’s Military Affairs Department will celebrate the 238th birthday of the U.S. Army with a program at noon on June 14 at the Nessmith Lane Conference Center Ballroom, 847 Plant Drive.

Bill Cathcart, Ph.D., WTOC-TV vice president and general manager, will be the featured speaker.  Cathcart was recently appointed to serve as a Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army (CASA). He is a special Army ambassador who interacts with commanders and the Secretary of the Army on issues affecting soldiers and their families in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry.

The birthday celebration is free and open to everyone.

Georgia Southern University, a Carnegie Doctoral/Research University founded in 1906, offers 125 degree programs serving more than 20,500 students. Through eight colleges, the University offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs built on more than a century of academic achievement.  Georgia Southern is recognized for its student-centered approach to education. Visit:

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