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Department of State to Host Google+ Hangout on "Spring Break Travel Safety for Women"

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
February 24, 2014


As many U.S. students prepare to travel abroad during their 2014 Spring Break, the U.S. Department of State will host a Google+ Hangout to discuss international travel safety for women on Wednesday, February 26 at 2:00 p.m. EST.

Consular officers serving in the Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs and students attending Spelman College will participate in the Hangout. Zerlina Maxwell, a contributor to Ebony and MSNBC’s, will moderate the discussion.

The Hangout will be broadcast live on the Department of State’s YouTube channel and Google+ page. Questions can be submitted in advance on Facebook and Twitter using #AskTravelGov. Follow @TravelGov on Twitter for more information.


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