Clinton family to host conference at ASU

Mar 11, 2014, 1:13 PM | Updated: 5:26 pm

PHOENIX — Arizona State University will host the Clinton family’s Global Initiative University next week. Former President Bill Clinton, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and daughter Chelsea Clinton will be in the Valley to talk to students, politicians and even some celebrities about changing the world.

The Clintons’ seventh annual gathering is scheduled March 21-23 at SkySong.

Chelsea Clinton announced ASU would be the next site for the international meeting last fall.

Speakers lined up include Gabrielle Giffords, U.S. Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales, and late-night TV host Jimmy Kimmel, who attended ASU.

President Clinton established the meeting in 2007 to get college students more involved in global issues such as education, climate change and human rights.

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Clinton family to host conference at ASU