Virtual Lecture on the Afghanistan Withdrawal Offered Monday

Northern Michigan University is presenting a virtual lecture by Adam Weinstein titled “The Afghanistan Withdrawal” from 7-8:15 p.m. Monday, Sept. 27. The lecture will focus on U.S. intervention in Afghanistan, the resurgence of the Taliban and the fall of Kandahar and Kabul. 

Weinstein is a research fellow at the Quincy Institute and former Marine deployed to Afghanistan in 2012. He will provide a non-partisan assessment of the current situation and offer his perspective on the future of American foreign policy. Read Weinstein's biography at

The lecture is free and open to the public. Register for the virtual event at Registrants will be sent a link to participate virtually via YouTube livestream. 

Both students and non-students may access the event either Monday evening at 7 p.m. or view the lecture anytime after the event via the following link: The lecture is sponsored by the World Affairs Council of Western Michigan. NMU is a member of the council.

Prepared By

Jill Vermeulen
Student Writer

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