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  • Clayton Lehmann, Ph.D., discussing a vase.
    VERMILLION, S.D. – Members of the public are invited to join Clayton Lehmann, Ph.D., professor of history, as he leads a 10-day trip to Greece for alumni and friends of the University of South Dakota on March 6–15, 2020.
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  • David A. Andelman, executive director of The Red Lines Project, will give the annual Schell Lecture Wednesday, Nov. 13 at 7 p.m. in the MUC, room 225. His talk is titled, "Versailles, 1919, and the Price We Pay Today." A reception with light refreshments will begin at 6:30 p.m.