POSTPONED: Schaff to present talk about McGovern at Rapid City event

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**Due to weather, this Rapid City event has been postponed. It will be rescheduled at a later date.**


ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University’s Dr. Jon Schaff will present a talk about the late George McGovern at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, at the Journey Museum and Learning Center in Rapid City.

Schaff, professor of political science, will discuss McGovern’s life and influences before he entered political service. He will focus on how McGovern’s views were ultimately shaped by his religion, war service and academic training. 

The event is one of the museum’s learning forums, which are wide-ranging, thought-provoking presentations followed by a meet and great with the presenters with light snacks and refreshments.

Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and free for students ages 6-17. For more information, call 605-394-6923 or visit the Journey Museum website.

About Northern State University

Northern State University is a regional university that offers outstanding academics and exceptional extracurricular activities at an affordable price on a safe, welcoming campus. Northern State recently announced its Educational Impact Campaign, with a goal of raising $55 million for a new South Dakota School for the Blind and Visually Impaired, new athletic and recreation fields, and an on-campus regional sports complex. Once the campaign is complete, NSU will be the recipient of more than $100 million in privately funded building projects and scholarships within a decade. To learn more, visit NSU Admissions.