Citadel announces speakers for commencements

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James will deliver the commencement address when cadets graduate from The Citadel next month.

The state military college announced Thursday that James, who was appointed to the post last year, will address cadets during graduation exercises on May 10 at McAlister Field House.

That afternoon, The Citadel holds commencement for its graduate college.

Timothy "Scott" Case, co-founder and CEO of Main Street Genome and a founder of, is the scheduled speaker for the afternoon ceremony.

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