February 12, 2010
John Brennan, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism, will be the featured speaker in “A Dialogue on Our Nation’s Security,” co-sponsored by the Islamic Center at New York University, the Islamic Law Students Association at NYU, and the White House Office of Public Engagement.
The event, which will include remarks by Brennan, followed by a question-and-answer session with the audience, will be held Saturday, February 13, 11 a.m., at NYU’s School of Law (Greenberg Lounge, Vanderbilt Hall, 40 Washington Square South/between MacDougal and Sullivan Streets).
Reporters interested in covering the event must RSVP to: James Devitt, NYU’s Office of Public Affairs, at 212.998.6808 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The event is free and open to the public, but seating is based on availability. To register, go to: www.icnyu.org/whitehouseevent. For more information, the public may call 212.998.4712.
About the Islamic Center at NYU:
Inspired by the idea that America’s Muslim community will best develop in a supportive environment, The Islamic Center at NYU is dedicated to fostering a sense of awareness, activism and scholarship amongst the Muslim community both on and off campus. Today’s Islamic Center caters to a wide and growing audience, reaching not only Muslims in New York City but also individuals from other communities. The Islamic Center at NYU is currently located at 371 Sixth Avenue, in the basement of St. Joseph’s Church, where weekly Friday prayers are held year-round and nightly dinners break the Ramadan fast. For more, go to: http://www.icnyu.org/.
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Type: Press Release
Press Contact: James Devitt | (212) 998-6808