From the Peoria Journal Star:
Tommy Thompson, a former Wisconsin governor and presidential Cabinet member, will give the 2010 opening convocation address Friday at Knox College.
The convocation will start at 11 a.m. in Harbach Theatre, which is in the Ford Center for the Fine Arts.
Thompson served as secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services for President George W. Bush from 2001 to 2005. He also served four terms as governor of Wisconsin, from 1987 to 2001. He is the only governor of Wisconsin to be elected to both a third term and a fourth term.