GCC Historical Horizons Lecture Series Announces Fall 2019 Line-up

The Genesee Community College History Club is proud to announce the full speaker slate for the Fall 2019 lecture series.

Grant's Last Battle


Sept. 4            Grant’s Last Battle: The Story Behind The Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant (based on his book, published by Savas Beatie, 2015)

Presented by Dr. Chris Mackowski, Professor of Journalism and Communications, St. Bonaventure University


Sept. 7                      “Now We Stand by Each Other Always”                                          

1:00 PM                    *MEDINA CAMPUS CENTER (Back lawn)*

Performed by Derek Maxfield as Gen. Grant and Tracy Ford as Gen. Sherman, this engaging two-man show features a series of conversations between the Union’s greatest commanders in the midst of the Civil War.

Oct. 2                        A Historian Reflects on Hamilton the Musical

Presented by Danny Hamner, GCC Adjunct Instructor of History.

Nov. 6                       “We Have to Create a National Debate, Community by Community…”:  Women Trailblazers in Environmental Reform.                            

Presented by Dr. Terrianne Schulte, D’Youville College.

Dec. 4                       Abigail Adams LIVE

Portrayed by Dr. Melinda Grube, GCC Adjunct Instructor of History.

Unless otherwise indicated, all lectures take place in room T102 of the Conable Technology Building, on the Batavia Campus.  Programs begin at 7:00 PM and are FREE and open to the public.  For more information contact Prof. Derek Maxfield at ddmaxfield@genesee.edu.


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