The Changing Face of Warfare

On October 12, President Friedman hosts a discussion with one of our country’s most decorated veterans, former Commandant of the Marine Corps Ret. General Charles C. Krulak—giving you an insider’s view on the war in Afghanistan that you won’t get anywhere else. Join us in the Schimmel Center at 7:00 p.m. for this exciting event. Read more…

General Krulak served 35 years in the U.S. Marine Corps and his last position was as Commandant of the Marine Corps and as a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. He commanded a platoon and two rifle companies during two tours of duty in Vietnam and held a variety of command and staff positions, including Deputy Director of the White House Military Office, Commanding General of the 6th Marine Expeditionary Brigade during Desert Storm, Commanding General of the Marine Corps Combat Development Command, and Commanding General of the Marine Forces Pacific.

During his military service, General Krulak was awarded the Defense Distinguished Service Medal, the Silver Star Medal, the Bronze Star Medal with Combat “V” and two gold stars, the Purple Heart with gold star, the Meritorious Service Medal, the French Legion d’Honneur Commandeur rank, and many other decorations and medals.