CofC Event Featuring Bin Laden Raid Commander Postponed

Retired Adm. William McRaven.

Retired Adm. William McRaven.

The College of Charleston Friends of the Library‘s Winthrop Roundtable event featuring retired United States Navy Adm. William H. McRaven scheduled for tonight, Nov. 1, 2017, has been postponed until further notice.

The event, featuring a keynote talk by McRaven titled “A Life in Lessons,” was scheduled to take place at the Gaillard Center at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. McRaven led the U.S. Special Operations Command that organized and oversaw the 2011 Osama bin Laden raid. A retired U.S. Navy SEAL, four-star admiral and No. 1 New York Timesbestselling author of Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life…and Maybe the World, McRaven currently serves as the Chancellor of the University of Texas System.

All general admission ticket holders will be contacted with information regarding rescheduling and refunds. Please contact the Gaillard Ticketing Office with any questions at 843-242-3099 or ticketing@gaillardcenter.org. A new date for the event will be announced in the coming weeks.