MacArthur Week Programs: June 7, 2023 (Morning)



War Memorial Center

8:30 a.m.“Honoring the Memory of Jean Faircloth MacArthur and Women in the U.S. Military” Hosted by Marquette University Women’s Council, Therese Burkhart, President

  • Jean Faircloth MacArthur Photo Poster Exhibit

9:00 a.m. Welcome | “MacArthur’s Connection to Marquette”

  • Therese Burkhart, President, Marquette University  Women’s Council 

9:05 a.m. “Jean MacArthur and the Filipino People”

  • Creamheld Pepito, Vice President, Robert W Baird, Ex-Officio Trustee, Philippine Cultural and Civic Center Foundation

9:10 a.m. “Jean Macarthur: A Special, Unique and Courageous Woman”

  • Milwaukee County Supervisor Deanna Alexander

9:20 a.m. “The Otjen Family Legacy with The MacArthurs”

  • General John Putnam Otjen, U.S. Army, Retired

9:40 a.m. “Jean Faircloth MacArthur: The General’s Finest Soldier and Diplomat”

  • James Zobel, Archivist, MacArthur Museum, Norfolk, VA

10:00 a.m. Philippine Cultural & Civic Center Foundation, “Munting Tinig” Children’s Choir

  • Introduction by Ms. Linda Ravelo, PCCCF Ex-Officio Trustee


  • “Ako’y Munting Tinig” I Am But A Small Voice
  • Tomorrow
  • God Bless America
  • Old Soldiers Never Die