Journalist Peter Bergen to Speak at WIU, Feb. 19

Journalist Peter Bergen, one of the few Westerners to interview Osama bin Laden, will speak at Western Illinois University Tuesday, Feb. 19 as part of the Western Illinois University Theme Speakers Series. The 2012-2013 University-wide theme is “War and Peace: From Personal Conflict to Global Resolution.” Bergen will speak at 7 p.m. Feb. 19 in the University Union Heritage Room on the Macomb campus. The event is open free to the public.