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Bob Brekken, a history instructor at Central Lakes College, on Tuesday, Feb. 5 will present “Abraham
Lincoln: How He Became America’s Greatest Politician” sponsored by the Center
for Lifelong Learning in Brainerd. Brekken’s program from 4 to 5:30
p.m. in the Business and Industry Center of the Brainerd campus will examine
the changes that took place in Lincoln’s successful resolution of the Civil War
and abolition of slavery, as depicted in the popular Steven Spielberg film,
“Lincoln.” Brekken attended CLC when it was
Brainerd Junior College, and he went on to earn a bachelor’s degree from
Concordia College and his MA in history from the University of Minnesota. He
has been a full-time instructor at CLC since 2006 and was an adjunct for two years
before that. The program is free to CLL members
and $6 for non-members. Phone registrations
are accepted with a personal debit/credit card at 218-855-8142 or
1-800-933-0346, Ext.8142. Online registration
can be accomplished at http://clcmn.augusoft.net  and clicking on courses. For information email to bberg@clcmn.edu

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