FILE - In a Thursday, June 16, 2011 file photo, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates speaks during a media availability at the Pentagon in Washington. The College of William and Mary has named former ... more 
FILE - In a Thursday, June 16, 2011 file photo, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates speaks during a media availability at the Pentagon in Washington. The College of William and Mary has named former U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates as its next chancellor. College officials said Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2011 that Gates will become the Williamsburg, Va. college's 24th chancellor in February, replacing retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor in the honorary post when her seven-year term ends. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Alex Brandon, File
Tue, Sep 6, 2011 12:07 PM EDT