LECTURE: 2014 Nordic Spirit Symposium
The 2014 Nordic Spirit Symposium at California Lutheran University will highlight Scandinavians who played major roles in the development of the Western United States.
Scandinavian immigrants and their descendants played large roles in the development of the West. This symposium looks into their contributions in areas ranging from civic engagement to the transport of lumber needed for cities such as Los Angeles. The public is invited to join in the spirit of a symposium, which blends music, dining and the free exchange of ideas to enhance the pleasure of learning.
When: February 7-8, 2014
Where: Campus of California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks
For more information: Tel: 805-660 3096 or website: http://www.callutheran.edu/calendar/event/3162
Sponsored by Scandinavian-American Cultural and Historical Foundation and CLU.
The Nordic Spirit Symposium is made possible by generous grants from the Barbro Osher Pro Suecia Foundation and the Norway House Foundation in San Francisco.