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MAILED: May 1, 1998

EAU CLAIRE -- The conflict in Mexico's state of Chiapas will be the focus of an International Roundtable discussion on Tuesday, May 12, at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.

The presentation will begin at 4 p.m. in the Wisconsin Room, Davies Center.
The facts of the conflict, the economy of the region, the art of the people of Chiapas, and solutions to the problem will be addressed by a panel of five international students.
Panelists will be Pilar Chaos, Lucy Llanderal, Maria Montesdeoca and Aydee Velazquez, all of Mexico; and Tea Rozman (Slovakia), who also will display photographs of Chiapas. Dr. Eugenio Pinero, associate professor of history at UW-Eau Claire, will facilitate the discussion.
The International Roundtable is co-sponsored by the UW-Eau Claire Center for International Education and the University Activities Commission of the Student Senate. Admission is free; refreshments will be served.

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UWEC [Administrative Offices] [News Bureau]

Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
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(715) 836-4741
newsbur@uwec.edu

Updated: April 30, 1998