Officer in Boston Bombing Shootout to Visit VMI
Lexington, VA - Virginia Military Institute will a welcome a special guest speaker Tuesday afternoon.
Richard Donahue was severely wounded in a gun battle with the alleged Boston bombers in April of last year. He is a graduate of VMI and will reflect how the lessons he learned as a cadet helped shape his leadership style. Donahue also plans to talk about the challenges of recovery in aftermath of the shootout.
His speech to the cadets is at 3 p.m. on Tuesday at VMI's Cameron Hall.