February 25 (Saturday, 10 a.m.-noon and 2-4 p.m.) Doing American History: Past, Present, Future. This symposium in recognition of Gary Kornblith's retirement from the Oberlin College History Department will feature former students of Gary Kornblith and Carol Lasser.
The morning session is on "How We Got to Where We Are: Becoming American Historians" and the afternoon one is entitled "Where We Are Going: Envisioning the Practice of American History." Among the speakers is former Oberlin Heritage Center intern Adina Langer (OC '06) who now works for the National September 11 Memorial Museum. Contact the history department at 440-775-8520 for more information.
Location: Craig Lecture Hall, Oberlin Science Center. 119 Woodland Street at Lorain St. / S.R. 511.