PILLAR Middle East classes include soldier panel discussion Oct. 12

       Several Classes on the Middle East - including a panel discussion by soldiers who have returned from Iraq - are among PILLAR's course offerings for October.
       PILLAR is a non-profit institute at 30 E. Rio Grande.
       The panel discussion class, titled “Operation Iraqi Freedom,” will be led by Lt. Col. Gordon Hamilton. According to the course description, attendees “will hear first-hand about (the soldiers') experiences, listen to their viewpoints, and see their photos of where and how they lived and worked.” The date will be Tuesday, October 12 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. The cost is $12. For more information, call 633-4991.