Eisenhower Academy 2011


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The 14th annual Eisenhower Academy, a
summer institute for teachers, will be held
July 10–15, 2011 at Gettysburg College
and Eisenhower National Historic Site
in Gettysburg, PA. Sponsored by the
National Park Service, Gettysburg College,
and Mount St. Mary’s University, the
Academy presents an in-depth perspec-
tive of Dwight D. Eisenhower as president
and world leader, and introduces effective
strategies for teaching the Cold War era
in the classroom. Lectures and discussion
cover civil rights, the Cold War, popular
culture, and new scholarship on the
Eisenhower Presidency. Field trips include
a visit to the Eisenhowers’ home and a
walk through Eisenhower’s Gettysburg.
Professional education and graduate
credits are available. Total cost, includ-
ing field trips, special evening events,
banquets, lodging and lunches is $695.
Cost for day students is $475.
For more information contact:
Eisenhower Academy at:
717-338-9114
john_joyce@nps.gov
www.nps.gov/eise

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