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September 22 - November 03, 2023

United States History: America & WWI HYBRID

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We're sorry, but this program is over. The last meeting was Friday, November 3, 2023.

Dr. Rick Owens discusses WWI and American foreign policy in the period 1890 - 1920 in this series. Register for the in-person or online option for this weekly hybrid program. (no class Oct. 6)

Sept. 22: Background: The Balance of Power in Europe. “The Struggle for Mastery in Europe.” European Imperialism. “The Imperial Decades” in the United States.

Sept. 29: Outbreak: June 1914, July 1914, “The Guns of August,” 1914, September 1914.

Oct. 13: “The Great War:” Battlefields, Trenches, In the Air, On and Under the Sea. The Major Battles of WWI, 1915 - 1917.

Oct. 20: America and the War: U.S. Imperialism and expansion to 1914, Domestic Issues in the US. Woodrow Wilson and Bill Bond. German Strategy, 1917 - 1918.

Oct. 27: The Last Year of “The War to End All Wars:” Battles, May - Nov. 1918. The Big Picture, Nov. 1917 - Nov. 1918. The Bolshevik Revolution. “All Quiet on the Western Front.”

Nov. 3: Legacies of WWI: The Treaty of Versailles. The Middle East, The Lost Generation. “Back in the USSR. America as a global super-power.

Dr. Richard Owens is a tenured history professor. He has served twice as a university president, as a college trustee, and as a U.S. Navy officer. Currently, he teaches at West Liberty University and locally at Columbus State. He has published histories, historical novels, more than two dozen historical articles and a series of children’s books.

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Cancellation Policy: You will receive a refund for fee based activities canceled by SourcePoint or for activities from which you withdraw before the deadline. Refunds are not available for activities you are unable to attend.



September 22 - November 03, 2023

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM


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Ages 55-255 · Co-Ed



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