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NIU professor to take lessons from Paris’ Charlie Hebdo marches to history class

People march in the streets of Paris to show support for freedom of expression in the wake of the Jan. 7 Charlie Hebdo slayings. History professor Brian Sandberg, who was in Paris during the massacre, said he plans to use his experiences when teaching his comparative religious violence class.

Margaret Maka

January 20, 2015

An NIU professor will incorporate his experience living in Paris during the Charlie Hebdo attacks into his teaching next school year.Associate history professor Brian Sandberg was living in Paris only a few hundred meters away from where the Jan. 7 Charlie Hebdo terrorist attacks occurred.Sandberg said...