VERMILLION, S.D. | Former NBC Nightly News anchor and Yankton, S.D. native Tom Brokaw will host a public forum with Russian policy expert Robert Legvold at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18 in Aalfs Auditorium on the University of South Dakota campus.
Sponsored by the USD political science department, the event entitled "The New Cold War: The united States, Russia and a World of Differences," will showcase a moderated conversation between Brokaw and Legvold as they discuss the United States' relationship with Russia.
In addition to the public forum, Brokaw, a 1964 USD graduate, and Legvold, a 1962 USD graduate, also will meet with students earlier in the day for private, small group discussions.