Wilkes University


Mining Heritage Month Discussion

Students, staff, faculty and the public are invited to a panel discussion on "The Industrial History of the Wyoming Valley: A Global Perspective," in the Ballroom of the Henry Student Center on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 from 6 pm to 8 pm. The moderator will be Diane Wenger (Wilkes) and the panelists: John Hepp (Wilkes, “Railroads”); Jonathan Kuiken (Wilkes, “Anthracite Coal”); Robert Schmidt (Independent Scholar, “Economy”); and Robert Wolensky (King’s, “Garments”). The panelists will answer questions after their presentations. This program is presented by the Wyoming Valley History Project as part of Mining Heritage Month.