BUFFALO, N.Y. -- General Wesley K. Clark, U.S. Army (Ret.), will
join Karl Rove for this month's UB Distinguished Speakers Series
(DSS) election debate. The program is scheduled for 8 p.m. Sept. 26
in Alumni Arena on UB's North (Amherst) Campus.
In 2004, General Clark was a candidate for the Democratic Party
He is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy and was awarded a
Rhodes Scholarship to Oxford University for graduate studies. He
spent 34 years in the armed services and was the Supreme Allied
Commander Europe for NATO from 1997 to 2000.
At UB, he will be sharing the stage with Rove, former White
House Deputy chief of staff and senior advisor to President George
W. Bush. Clark will join the Distinguished Speaker Series program
in the place of former Senator John Edwards, who yesterday
cancelled all public appearances through the November election.
Tickets already distributed for "Rove-Edwards" will be honored
and there is no need for ticket holders to exchange them.
Additional tickets for the Rove-Clark lecture are now available at
the UB Alumni Arena Ticket office, all Tops outlets or online at
For more information on the Rove-Clark debate and the 2008-09
speakers series, go to http://www.specialevents.buffalo.edu
or call (716) 645-6148.