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IDES director to speak at Milligan

MILLIGAN COLLEGE, TN (September 11, 2009) – International Disaster Emergency Services (IDES) Executive Director Rick Jett will speak at Milligan College’s convocation service on Tuesday, Sept. 15, at 11 a.m. in Seeger Chapel.

Jett, who also serves as president of the National Missionary Convention, began serving as a member of the IDES board of directors in January of 1986. He served as chairman of the board for nine years before being appointed executive director in 2002.

Committed to glorifying God by bringing help and hope to a hurting world, IDES provides many services to individuals around the world through projects that focus on evangelism, hunger, disaster, development and medical attention.

Tuesday’s lecture is free and open to the public. For more information about Milligan’s Spiritual Formation Program and a complete schedule, visit www.milligan.edu/spiritual.


MILLIGAN UNIVERSITY is a Christian liberal arts university in Northeast Tennessee whose vision is to change lives and shape culture through a commitment to servant leadership. The university offers more than 100 majors, minors, pre-professional degrees and concentrations in a variety of fields, along with graduate and adult degree completion programs.  To learn more about Milligan University, visit www.milligan.edu or call 800-262-8337.

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