World Wars roundtable to meet on March 23

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The Battle of Midway will be the topic of discussion as the Carolina Roundtable on the World Wars meets at Western Carolina University on Thursday, March 23.

Michael J. Higgs, former deputy chief information officer for the Bureau of Naval Personnel, will address the topic “Midway: Turning Point in the Pacific.” His talk will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Raleigh Room of A.K. Hinds University Center.

The event is free and open to everyone. For more information, contact David Dorondo, WCU associate professor of history, at 828-227-3908 or