Thursday, February 26, 2015

Single KCKCC course remains about past leaders of Kansas

KANSAS CITY, KAN. ----- Kansas City Kansas Community College is offering its final course in a series looking at past leaders of Kansas.

The course on Dwight D. Eisenhower is at 6 p.m. Feb. 26 in Room 3625 on the KCKCC main campus, 7250 State Ave. Cost for the class is $5.

The series, which included presentations on Dr. James Naismith, Octave Chanute and Wilbur Wright, gives students the opportunity to learn from a first person reenactor and see history come to life.

Students will get to “meet” the 34th President of the United States, Dwight Eisenhower, and through the re-enactment, those who attend will learn about D-Day, West Point, the 1952 and 1956 Presidential Campaigns, Winston Churchill, Little Rock and the Interstate Highway System.

For more information on this series of classes or to enroll, call KCKCC Continuing Education at 913-288-7660.