Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts will present a panel discussion, "Making Sense of the Senseless," that will focus on the recent attacks in France and Lebanon, the Islamic State and potential responses, at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 23, in the Feigenbaum Center for Science and Innovation auditorium, room 121.

The panel will include Robert Bence, David Cupery and J. Benjamin Taylor, all from MCLA's Department of History, Political Science and Public Policy.

Audience participation and questions will follow the presentation.

This event is free and open to the public.

Information: Cupery at 413-662-5493 or