Departing Nina Archabal reflects on history The longtime director of the Minnesota Historical Society departs at year's end. She joins Midday to talk about why history is important, the role of museums, and how best to convey the story of Minnesota's people and places.11:00 a.m.
Nina Archabal: Director of the Minnesota Historical Society for 23 years. Joined the MHS staff in 1977. Graduate of Radcliffe, Harvard and the University of Minnesota.
David Eisenhower: Grandson of President Dwight D. Eisenhower. Director of the Institute for Public Service at the Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania. Author, with his wife Julie Nixon Eisenhower, of "Going Home to Glory: A Memoir of Life with Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1961-1969.