Associate Director of the Civil War Institute Jill Ogline Titus was mentioned in an article for the Times Dispatch for her involvement in a panel discussion about experiential educational movements. This event coincided with the 50th anniversary of the Prince Edward Free School movement.
From the Times Dispatch:
At the Moton Museum, a panel moderated by Larissa Smith Fergeson, associate professor of history at Longwood, will discuss “50 Years after the Free Schools and Griffin: Recent Scholarship.”
Panelists include Candace Epps-Robertson, assistant professor at Michigan State University, who is researching literacy education in the Free School; Brian E. Lee, doctoral student at the University of North Carolina-Greensboro researching the role of the Kennedy administration in restoring public education to Prince Edward; and Jill Ogline Titus, associate director of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College.