U.S. Defense Secretary to Speak at WSU Commencement

PULLMAN -- Defense Secretary Robert Gates will speak at Washington State University's commencement ceremonies next month.

His wife, Becky, graduated from WSU in 1965 with a degree in history. She also currently sits on the College of Liberal Arts Council. Graduation takes place May 7 in Pullman.

Gates will speak to graduates from the College of Liberal Arts and the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication.