World wars round table to meet Oct. 22

A faculty member from the Command and Staff College of Marine Corps University in Quantico, Virginia, will be the guest speaker as the Carolina Round Table on the World Wars meets at Western Carolina University on Wednesday, Oct. 22.

Richard L. DiNardo, professor of national security affairs at the college, will be discussing his new book that deals with the 1915 Gorlice-Tarnow Campaign of World War I.

The meeting will be held in Room 130 of the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center. The presentation is free and open to everyone.

Organized in spring 2011 and based in the Department of History, the Carolina Round Table on the World Wars addresses various aspects of the era of the world wars of the 20th century.

For more information, contact David Dorondo, WCU associate professor of history, at 828-227-3908 or