1917 Centennial Series: Dartmouth at War, 1914-1918

Wed Nov 15, 2017
1917 Centennial Series: Professor Margaret Darrow, Department of HistoryAlthough the outbreak of war in Europe in 1914 caused hardly a ripple at Dartmouth, debate the following year over whether the United States -- and the College -- should begin preparing for war absorbed the campus. In April 1917, President Wilson declared war against Germany and its allies. For Dartmouth and its students, the consequences were wide-ranging.Thursday, October 12, 2017 4:30pm-6:00pm Haldeman 41 (Kreindler Conference Hall)Sponsors: The John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding, The Leslie Center for the Humanities, The Political Economy Project, The Department of Government, The Department of Russian, The Department of History, and The Department of Film and Media Studies.