Former vice president nominee Joseph Lieberman will speak at a BYU forum on Oct. 25 in the Marriott Center.
Lieberman is in his 22nd year of service as a Senator for the state of Connecticut. He is also currently serving as chairman of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.
Lieberman will join other notable American politicians who have addressed the student body in recent years such as Vice President Dick Cheney, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Sen. Harry Reid.
Lieberman is an independent senator from Connecticut, and has announced that he will not run for re-election in 2012. He ran for vice president with Al Gore in 2000 and ran for the presidential nomination in 2004. He supported John McCain in 2008 when McCain ran for president.