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Council Calendar



October

18th              Council Board of Directors  1200  Red Lobster South (Tentative-TBA)

November

9th              Greater Austin Council Distinguished Speaker Program
                    Professor and Author Tom Hatfield and Frank Denius
                    Discussion of Professor Hatfiled's biography of Mr. Denius “On the Way”
                    Annual Tribute to University of Texas Naval ROTC Alumni, Officers and Staff,
                    and Midshipmen/Officer Candidates

11th            Veterans Day

22nd           Council Board of Directors   0900-1100  Saint Philips United Methodist Church 
                    Round Rock (Tentative-TBA)

13-15th      Navy League of the United States Board of Directors Meeting, Holiday Inn, Dulles, VA

16th            Navy League of the United States Anchors Aweigh Congressional Fly In   

December

7th              Greater Austin Council Distinguuished Speaker Program
                    CAPT Brian Teets, USN, Professor of Naval Science
                    Commanding Officer The University of Texas Naval ROTC Unit


                    Marine Corps Toys for Tots Collection at the Evevnt
                    Annual Silent Auction Fundraiser to keep Your Council Afloat

                    Annual Meeting of Members to Elect 2018 Officers and Directors


Our Next
Distinguished Speaker Program

(Now Taking Reservations)

Thursday, 9 November 2017

Honored Guest and Speaker

Professor Thomas M. Hatfield

Highly Acclaimed Historian and Author
Dean Emeritus, The University of Texas
Senior Research Fellow

Dolph Briscoe Center for American History at the University of Texas at Austin;
Director of the Center's
Military History Institute

Topic:  Dr. Hatfield will be discussing his recent interviews, research, and recounting of  the life and career of Frank Denius, an illustrious World War II veteran, high-profile lawyer, and major supporter of the University of Texas at Austin for Mr. Denius' autobiograpy, "On The Way; My Life and Times."

Austin Woman's Club

2015  Program                                2115 Closing Ceremony and Adjourn
1815  Social Hour                           1910  Opening Ceremony and Dinner

Reservations must be received by 2:00 p. m. on Tuesday, 7 October 2017


Thomas M. Hatfield is an American academic, lecturer, writer, and historian. He is a senior research fellow at the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History at the University of Texas at Austin; and director of the Center's Military History Institute. He received his B.S. in Social Science from Trinity University, and his M.A. in history and Ph.D. from The University of Texas at Austin. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of California in Los Angeles. From 1977 to 2007, he was dean of continuing education at UT Austin, leaving, in the words of his citation, a "permanent legacy of outreach and service to institution and the people of Texas." In 2011, he was named dean emeritus, a title held by only a handful of individuals at the university,

Complete biograhy of Dr. Hatfield  >  >  > here.

Books by Tom Hatfield


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