New Castle News

October 15, 2013

PSU to host program on Amish

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — Penn State Shenango will host a free program about the Amish and Mennonites Tuesday.

The lecture, by Dr. William McGuigan, associate professor of human development and family studies, will begin at 7 p.m. in Room 105 of Sharon Hall. The title of his program is “A History of Amish and Mennonites: Apart and Together.”

McGuigan’s expertise is in child maltreatment and family violence. He is an active member of the review board for the International Journal of Child Abuse and Neglect.

More information is available by contacting the campus’ Academic Affairs Office at (724) 983-2825.