The Idaho Humanities Council will present a weeklong summer institute entitled "Controlled by Events: The Presidency of Abraham Lincoln" at Albertson College of Idaho in Caldwell from July 9 through 15. Idaho educators are invited to apply.
Accepted applicants will study Lincoln during the turbulent years of his presidency and will receive room and board, texts and a chance to apply for optional college credit. Many local, regional and national civil war, history and political science scholars of note will be a part of the conference.
For more information on the conference and how to apply, visit www.idahohumanities.org. Applications are due no later than April 1. No foolin'.