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The Legacy of WWI

April 1, 7-9

Schedule of Events

April 7

“Killing Franz Ferdinand: The Terrorist Act That Started a War and Changed the World”

  • Dr. Richard Spence, Professor at the University of Idaho

Borah Symposium Plenary Address, “Legacies of the Great War on the Modern Era”

  • Dr. Jay Winter, Professor at Yale University

April 8

“Lest We forget: Influenza, the Great Pandemic of the Great War”

  • Dr. Scott Minnich, Professor at the University of Idaho

“Impacts of the Great War on the Middle East”

  • Dr. Priya Satia, Professor at Stanford University

April 9

Borah Symposium Keynote, “The Changes to the Laws of the War and the Control of WMDs.”

  • General Richard Myers, Former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Additional Events

Tuesday, April 1 at 12:30 PM

Renfrew Colloquium presentation on “Commemorating Catastrophe: Remembering the First World War 100 years on”

  • Presented by Dr. Jay Winter, Professor at Yale University

Borah Symposium

Physical Address:
338 Administration Building

Mailing Address:
Borah Foundation & Symposium
c/o The Martin Institute
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3177
Moscow, ID 83844-3177

Phone: 208-885-6527

Fax: 208-885-9464