Story posted December 05, 2007
Sen. George Mitchell '54, former Senate Majority Leader, architect of the Northern Ireland peace accord, Chancellor of Queen's University of Belfast and former Chairman of The Walt Disney Company, appeared on Maine Public Broadcasting's Maine Watch with Jennifer Rooks.
Sen. Mitchell was on campus Wednesday, December 5, 2007, and taped the interview in the Shannon Room, Hubbard Hall.
He spoke on a variety of topics, ranging from the triumph of the Northern Ireland peace talks to his current battle with prostate cancer. Mitchell also spoke about his role as investigator into the use of performance-enhancing drugs in Major League Baseball and the impact the drugs are having on the country's youth.