Heard on Campus: John Amaechi at the HUB

April 20, 2007

"When you have the focus of really knowing who you are, that focus allows you to be extraordinary."
-- John Amaechi, former Penn State men's basketball and NBA player, speaking Thursday (April 19) at the HUB-Robeson Center on Penn State's University Park campus. Amaechi, who has made headlines with his recent book "Man in the Middle," in which he publicly disclosed that he is gay, spoke as part of the Student Programming Association's Distinguished Speakers Series. His appearance was also sponsored by the men's basketball team and the LGBTA Student Resource Center. For more on his visit, go to http://live.psu.edu/story/23732 online

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