The Siegal Lifelong Learning Program will offer the Cleveland Civics History Series, which will feature free lectures co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Greater Cleveland and the Cleveland History Center.
Students and community members can register for one or all of the lectures. The following lectures will be part of the series (all lectures will be at 7 p.m.):
- Oct. 7—“Deconstructing the Rockefeller Myth: A Cleveland Perspective” presented by John Grabowski, the Krieger Mueller associate professor of applied history
- Oct. 21—“The Mike White Years by the Journalists Who Covered Him” presented by Brent Larkin, retired from The Plain Dealer, Tom Beres, retired from WKYC-TV, and Leon Bibb, retired from WKYC-TV and WEWS-TV
- Nov. 19—“The City on the Hill: The Influence of Henry George on Tom L. Johnson and Other Mayors” presented by author Alexandra W. Lough
- Dec. 3—“Women and Philanthropy: The Monied Women of Cleveland and their Impact” presented by Einav Rabinovitch-Fox, visiting assistant professor of history
For more information about the lecture series, visit the Siegal Lifelong Learning Program website.