WIU History Graduate Students on Regional Conference Panel

Nov 3, 2008

Two current and one former WIU History graduate students participated in a regional conference panel presentation with Dr. Virginia Leonard, Professor of History at WIU.

WIU History M.A. students Brian Campbell and Bryan Hayes, and WIU History M.A. alumna Connie Jo Peterson participated in a panel discussion on the "Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962" organized and presided over by Dr. Leonard.

The panel was part of the 42nd Annual Conference of the North Central Council of Latin Americanists, held the weekend of Oct. 31-Nov. 1 at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. The theme of the interdisciplinary conference was "Latin America's Cultural Diversity: Art, Politics, and History."

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