“Searching for Jimmy Hoffa: The Disappearance of America’s Most Notorious Labor Leader and Why It Still Matters Today”
2020-21 Penn State Laureate David Witwer will virtually present his research to the Penn State Mont Alto Campus on
Wednesday, November 18th * 12:20 PM – 1:10 PM
His presentation is a critical study of the cultural mythmaking about Hoffa that asks if Americans are sometimes comfortable excusing corruption for a perceived greater good.
The virtual Laureate visit is free and open to the community.
To receive the Zoom link, please complete the event registration form Here
Two Franklin County tourism partners, Anderson CoGen and Mercersburg Inn, are teaming up to present “Finding Family in Franklin County” Genealogy Workshop on June 21-23. Finding family heritage is the number two hobby in the United States, according to USA Today and Time. A variety of DNA testing kits, online research tools, and television series focused on find family ancestry have combined to make genealogy research more than a passing fad or a means to confirming family credentials. Genealogy is for everyone. (more…)