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Stephen A. Douglas Symposium

Schedule

8:15 a.m. Registration

Symposium registration opens in front of McGuire Hall, Warde Academic Center

9:15 a.m. Introduction

Introduction and Welcoming of Symposium Attendees

9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Session 1

Little Spielbergs: Using Technology and Film in Middle and High School Classrooms

11:00 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. Session 2

Douglas' Legacy in Historical Context

12:30 - 1:20 p.m. Lunch

Lunch included with registration. All registrants will receive a $10 lunch voucher for use at the Diner.

1:30 - 2:20 p.m. Session 3

The Great Patriot: Douglas and Lincoln after Sumter

2:40 - 4:15 p.m. Session 4

Premiere of Stephen A. Douglas and the Fate of Democracy

4:40 - 5:30 p.m. Keynote Address

Making TV from History While Making History on TV

6:00 - 7:15 p.m. Q&A Dinner with Dan Andries

Butler Reception Room. Limited seating. Dinner registration $35.

7:15 p.m. Symposium Concludes