Ambassador Tony Hall to Speak Tonight at Criswell College

Ambassador Tony HallFor those readers who are in the Dallas area, I want to bring your attention to a special convocation that will be held tonight at the Criswell College where I teach. Ambassador Tony Hall will be giving an address in the Criswell College chapel that will be broadcast on C-SPAN.

The convocation will begin tonight at 7pm, Tuesday, April 25. Click here for a map to the College. The public is invited to attend.

Ambassador Hall is a Democrat who is a leading advocate for hunger relief programs and improving human rights conditions in the world. He has been nominated three times for the Nobel Peace Prize. In February 2002, President George W. Bush asked him to serve as the United States Ambassador to the United Nations Agencies for Food and Agriculture. He was confirmed by the U.S. Senate and sworn in by Secretary of State Colin Powell in September 2002.

Ambassador Hall has just released a new book: Changing the Face of Hunger : The Story of How Liberals, Conservatives, Republicans, Democrats, and People of Faith are Joining Forces in a New Movement to Help the Hungry, the Poor, and the Oppressed (Thomas Nelson, 2006).

For More on Tony Hall:
“Ambassador Tony P. Hall” – UN Mission to the UN Agencies in Rome

“PROFILE: Ambassador Tony Hall” – PBS

“Tony P. Hall” – Wikipedia

Peace Corps Online


4 thoughts on “Ambassador Tony Hall to Speak Tonight at Criswell College”

  1. got a call and invitation to atttend, I should be able to make it. Seems Tony is interested to meet those who volunteered during Hurricane Katrina.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.