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September 2018

One-Day Seminar: World War 2, hosted by St. Thomas High School, Houston, TX

September 26 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

This program will focus on the American experience in World War 2, addressing the causes, conduct of the war, and sociopolitical dimensions of how the war was fought abroad and at home, and its impacts on American government and society. Participants will be provided with a documents reader in advance of the program, and will take part in three 90-minute discussion sessions led by Dr. Greg Schneider of Emporia State University. There is no admission fee, and a certificate for…

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October 2018

One-Day Seminar: Origins of the Cold War, hosted by Austin ISD, Austin, TX

October 17 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

How did the alliances of World War 2 break down, and so quickly, after 1945? How close were these alliances in the first place, and what differences existed between the United States and the Soviet Union that acted as wedges between these two states and their respective allies? This seminar focuses on the ideas, events, and people – as expressed in key documents – of the years immediately after the end of World War 2, and how the Cold War…

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November 2018

One-Day Seminar: Lincoln and the Problem of Reconstruction, hosted by St. Thomas High School, Houston, TX

November 13 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join teachers from the Houston area to discuss the problems the Lincoln administration - and United States as a whole - faced through the challenge of Reconstruction. Using a collection of primary sources, teachers will discuss Lincoln's views on and work toward reconstructing - that is, building a post-slavery America - before, during, and after the Civil War. Participants will receive a certificate for continuing education hours, as well as physical copy of the documents reader. Digital copies of the…

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