Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter to speak at GSU
||Jimmy Carter, the 39th president of the United States, and former First Lady Rosalynn Carter will speak at Georgia Southern University’s Hanner Fieldhouse at 7 p.m. Feb. 12. The remarks will be a part of Georgia Southern’s popular Leadership Lecture Series, designed to provide its students with an opportunity to hear from influential leaders from throughout the world. // Carter will be the second U.S. president to speak at Georgia Southern and the visit will mark the first time a president and first lady have visited Georgia Southern together. Former President George W. Bush spoke on campus in 2006. // Georgia Southern’s Leadership Lecture Series has included a number of well-known leaders and influencers including former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, political consultants James Carville and Mary Matalin, Toms Shoes Founder Blake Mycoskie, Apollo 13 Astronaut Jim Lovell and former United Nations ambassador and Secretary of State Madeleine Albright.