Former New Orleans Mayor Marc Morial to Launch Penn's 2005-06 Fox Leadership Forum Series
September 9, 2005
PHILADELPHIA-- Marc Morial, former New Orleans mayor and current president of the National Urban League, will speak at Irvine Auditorium at the University of Pennsylvania at 5 p.m., Monday, Sept. 12, about government response and accountability in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. The event will be free and open to the public.
As mayor, Morial, a Penn alum, orchestrated the evacuation of New Orleans during Hurricane Georges. Morial will discuss the federal, state and local response to Katrina and the long-term impact on New Orleans and the nation and take audience questions.