Captain "Sully" Sullenberger as part of The Economic Club of Southwestern Michigan Speakers Series

The Mendel Center at Lake Michigan College
2755 E. Napier Avenue
Benton Harbor, MI 49022
Contact Name: The Mendel Center at Lake Michigan College

Event Date:04/12/2018

Event Description:Captain “Sully” Sullenberger “Miracle on the Hudson” Captain and Best-selling Author - Thursday, April 12, 2018 While he is best known for serving as Captain during what has been called the “Miracle on the Hudson,” Captain “Sully” Sullenberger is a safety expert, speaker, and author. He serves on the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Advisory Committee for Automation in Transportation and still flies privately. Captain Sullenberger became internationally renowned on January 15, 2009, when he and his crew safely guided US Airways Flight 1549 to an emergency water landing in New York City’s frigid Hudson River. He is the #1 New York Times best-selling author of Highest Duty: My Search for What Really Matters and also wrote Making a Difference: Stories of Vision and Courage from America's Leaders. Captain Sullenberger will share his story of dedication, hope, and preparedness when he speaks about “208 Seconds: A Lifetime of Lessons.” -- Tickets are available to the public for this event at www.TheEconClub.com or through The Mendel Center box office at 269-927-8700, option 1.

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Operating Hours:Grand Upton Hall doors open at 5:30 pm; Mainstage doors open at 6 pm; Speaker begins at 7 pm

Admission:$93 - Grand Upton Hall dinner; $70 - Grand Upton Hall speaker only; $50 - Mainstage

Handicap Access Info:Yes

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Event Sponsored By:The Mendel Center at Lake Michigan College
Benton Harbor, MI