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Discover, develop and deploy: North urges audiences to lead

(Nov. 11, 2011)   —   An East Carolina University alumnus and high-ranking military commander encouraged students and others to discover, develop and deploy their leadership skills during a lecture Thursday at Wright Auditorium on the ECU campus.

Leaders are people who know where to go, what to do and, when a problem arises, can answer the question of what to do now, said Gen. Gary L. North, commander of U.S. Pacific Air Forces. In that role, he is responsible for Air Force activities spread over half the globe. "A leader knows the way, a leader goes the way," he said. Read more...