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University of Central Missouri
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Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660-543-4640
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UCM Welcomes 76th Annual Missouri Boys State

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG, MO (June 10, 2015) – The University of Central Missouri will host the 76th annual session of the American Legion Missouri Boys State June 13-20 on the Warrensburg campus.

Nearly 1,000 young men from across the state will participate in the week-long leadership and training program. The participants must have completed their junior year in high school and must have distinguished themselves as leaders in their high school and community.

Karl Rove, senior advisor and deputy chief of staff to President George W. Bush and Fox News contributor, will accept the 27th Annual George W. Lehr Memorial Speakers Chair and deliver the keynote address at the general assembly Monday evening, June 15.

Additional dignitaries who will speak to the citizens of Missouri Boys State throughout the week include"

The final ceremony will be open to parents and visitors at 8 a.m. Saturday, June 20.