The War of 1812, the Battle of New Orleans, and The Great Power Politics: A Long-Term International Perspective, a lecture by Dr. Bill Robison, will be held on Tuesday, March 20, at 7 p.m. at Fuhrmann Auditorium. This free event, which is presented by the Covington Heritage Foundation and the city of Covington, is open to the public and promises to be fun and informative. Doors open at 6:40 p.m., presentation begins at 7 p.m. Robison is a history professor and the head of the History and Political Science Department at Southeastern Louisiana University. He is also an author, editor and director. Registration for the lecture is requested, and can be secured at eventbrite.com. Fuhrmann Auditorium is located at the Greater Covington Center, 128 W. 23rd Ave. For more information, call Mark Johnson at 985-788-4598.