With the 500th anniversary of Christopher Columbus' epic voyage of discovery to the New World fast approaching in 1992, Southern Utah University is offering a one-week workshop to help teachers prepare for the event.

The "Discover Columbus, 1492-1992" workshop will be held at SUU June 10-14 in the Braithwaite Liberal Arts Center, Room 301. Developed by SUU's Columbus Quincentennial Committee, the workshop is specifically designed to help teachers in public schools, both elementary and secondary, prepare teaching materials, lesson plans, lectures and activities in preparation for the 500th anniversary of the discovery-rediscovery of America.For more information, contact the SUU Office of Conferences and Institutes, 586-1994, or Leon Chidester at 586-7954.