CONTACT: Jana Marcus
Marketing & Communications
jana.marcus [at] cabrillo.edu
February 18, 2009
The Cabrillo College Departments of History and Economics invite the public to a special community forum, "The Great Depression - Narratives and Legacies," on Thursday, February 24 at 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. in the Sesnon House on the Aptos campus.
Join the round table discussion on the economic, political, and human dimensions of the Great Depression of the 1930's, its contested meaning among historians and the stories of those who lived through it. The panel will include Cabrillo faculty Sandy Lydon, Michael Pebworth, Paul Harvell, Sandy Davie, and Enrique Buelna. Parking is free in the Sesnon House parking area "N."
About Cabrillo College
Cabrillo College is a leading California community college serving Santa Cruz County with locations in Aptos, Scotts Valley and Watsonville. It is ranked #1 in transfers to UC Santa Cruz. Founded in 1959, the college offers more than 100 academic and career technology programs that serve multiple educational goals such as A.A. and A.S. degrees, certificates of achievement, skills certificates, transfer to four-year institutions or for lifelong learning and personal enrichment. Its mission is to enhance the intellectual, cultural and economic vitality of its diverse community by assisting all students in their quest for lifelong learning and success in an ever-changing world.