FREE WWI Lecture Series: The Yanks Are Coming

Sep

20

Date: September 20 , 2017

Time: 07:00 pm

Location: Reaser Grand Room at Spitzer Conference Center

Cost: Free

 A silhouette of american soldiers in World War One army dress

Lorain County Community College’s Bass Library, Center for Lifelong Learning and Division of Social Sciences and Human Services (History Department) have joined together again to present a second series commemorating the one hundredth anniversary of the First World War in fall 2017. The Yanks are Coming: America in the Great War 1917 – 1919 will focus on America’s participation in the war in the peace conference which followed.

 

Film: “The Lost Battalion,” starring Rick Schroder

September 20, 2017 – 7 pm
The Reaser Grand Room at Spitzer Conference Center

Alvin C. York: A Doughboy of the First World War

September 27, 2017 – 7 pm
The Reaser Grand Room at Spitzer Conference Center
Presented by John Perry

Film: “Sergeant York,” starring Gary Cooper

October 4, 2017 – 7 pm 
The Reaser Grand Room at Spitzer Conference Center

One of History’s Noblest Dreams – The War to End All Wars and the Paris Peace Conference of 1919

October 11, 2017 – 7 pm
The Reaser Grand Room at Spitzer Conference Center
Presented by Dr. George N. Vourlojianis