U.S. Centennial Commission Meeting
Sunday, July 27, 2014
8:30 a.m. - U.S. Centennial Commission Meeting (open to the public): Board Conference Room
11 a.m. - One Century Later Panel Discussion: J.C. Nichols Auditorium
One Century Later is a panel discussion in partnership with the World War One Centennial Commission that examines the impact of World War I on present day society a hundred years after the start of the Great War. Join historians Dr. Mitch Yockelson, Dr. Graydon Tunstall and Dr. Chad Williams for a intriguing conversation moderated by veteran journalist and Network News Correspondent Barbara Pinto. Included with Museum admission and free for members.
1 p.m. - Germany and the Outbreak of WWI Reconsidered: J.C. Nichols Auditorium
On its 100th anniversary, join us for an animated and intellectual examination of the outbreak of war led by Dr. Michael Epkenhans, professor and Director of Historical Research at the Centre for Military History and Social Sciences of the German Armed Forces at Potsdam. Included with Museum admission and free for members.