Valparaiso University Welcomes Award-Winning Author Lee Sandlin on Saturday

By: Valparaiso University Last Updated: September 29, 2014

rot1The Northwest Indiana Student Chapter of the American Meteorological Society will present award-winning non-fiction writer Lee Sandlin as a guest speaker for their October meeting. The event, set for Saturday, October 4 at 11 a.m. at the Harre Union Ballroom C at Valparaiso University, is free and open to the public.

Sandlin’s work includes journalism, historical studies, music reviews for the Chicago Reader, and recently, contributions to the Wall Street Journal. His 1997 essay, Losing the War, has been part of university-level reading curriculum and adapted for broadcast on the weekly public radio show “This American Life.”