Faculty Round Table to Look at West Texas A&M University will present its final lecture in a series of three on The Remnant Trust with a Faculty Round Table at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18 at the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum’s Hazlewood Lecture Hall.
Remnant Trust Documents
The Magna Carta, Bill of Rights, Declaration of Independence, first edition pamphlet printing of the U.S. Constitution, the Federalist Papers, the Gettysburg Address and the Emancipation Proclamation will all be on display for the presentation. Dr. Bonney MacDonald, head of the Department of English, Philosophy and Modern Languages, will serve as moderator for the discussion, and round table participants will include Dr. Byron Pearson, head of the Department of History, Dr. Bruce Brasington, professor of history, Dr. Jean Stuntz, associate professor of history, Dr. Marty Kuhlman, associate professor of history, Susan Coleman, instructor of political science, and Dr. James Calvi, professor of political science.
The Remnant Trust, a public educational foundation, is a repository for rare and first-edition books related to the world’s great ideas that have helped in the development of western civilization. More than 50 volumes from the Remnant Trust have been housed at WTAMU since August in a special exhibit at the museum. The exhibit closes Dec. 8.
The Nov. 18 Faculty Round Table is free and open to the public. Interstate Bank will sponsor a 5:30 p.m. reception before the 6:30 p.m. round table presentation. For more information, contact MacDonald at 806-651-2456.