The Ruth Pauley Lecture Series: Dr. Mark Stoler “George C. Marshall: Soldier and Statesman of the American Century”
October 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Professor of History (Emeritus) at the University of Vermont, Dr. Stoler is author of the acclaimed biography, George C. Marshall: American Statesman of the American Century, and is co-editor of several volumes of The Papers of George Catlett Marshall. Arguably the country’s foremost Marshall scholar, he has written or co-authored nine other books on U.S. diplomatic and military history, including Allies and Adversaries: the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
In addition to teaching at UVM, Stoler has served as a visiting professor at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, the U.S. Naval War College, the University of Haifa in Israel, the U.S. Military History Institute, Williams College, and Washington and Lee University.
A Fulbright scholar, Stoler has won numerous awards for for distinguished books on military history, documentary editing, excellence in teaching and public service awards. His Marshall biography has been on the reading list for the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and he has served in leadership roles with numerous historical and foreign relations organizations.
To our knowledge, this will be the Sandhill’s first serious lecture about George Marshall, who wintered in Pinehurst for 15 years and has a local park named for him.