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U.S. Pacific Fleet commander to speak at HPU

September 27, 2013 06:00 PM - September 27, 2013 07:30 PM

Location: Model Progress building (188 Fort Street), room 320

Event Type: Special presentation

Admiral Cecil D. Haney, commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet, will speak at a special presentation at Hawai‘i Pacific University's Downtown campus. "The U.S. Rebalance in the Asia-Pacific Region," is scheduled on Friday, Sept. 27.

Haney will talk about the role of the U.S. Navy in the current U.S. strategy of rebalancing in the Asia-Pacific Region. Previously, Haney commanded the USS Honolulu (SSN 718), Submarine Squadron One and Submarine Group Two. His shore duty tours include congressional appropriations liaison officer for the Office of the Secretary of Defense (Comptroller); Deputy Chief of Staff of Plans, Policies and Requirements, U.S. Pacific Fleet (N5N8); director, Submarine Warfare Division (N87); director, Naval Warfare Integration Group (N00X); and deputy commander, U.S. Strategic Command, Offutt Air Force Base, Neb. More information about the admiral is at the U.S. Navy website:

The presentation is scheduled from 6 to 7:30 p.m., at HPU's Model Progress building (188 Fort Street), room 320. It is open to the HPU community and public. However, space is limited. Please RSVP with Patrick Bratton, director of the Diplomacy and Military Studies Program, at (808) 544-1466 or

This event is sponsored by HPU's Departments of Social Sciences and History.

Admiral Haney