Joint Chiefs of Staff
Hagel’s nomination has caught some flack because of charges that he is a weak supporter of Israel.
The former secretary of state is scheduled to speak at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Show Me Center on the Cape Girardeau campus.
Gen. William Fraser III will take over the U.S. Transportation Command from Gen. Duncan McNabb.
Army Gen. John Shalikashvili spent his teen years in Peoria and graduated from Bradley University.