Blog - August 2017


OWLS School: Bad Shakespeare: Villainy and the problem of evil on the Renaissance stage | October 5 & 6

Posted on August 22, 2017 in Learning

Who hasn’t taken some pleasure in the machinations of a villain?

OWLS School: Exploring Einstein's Universe | October 2, 9 & 23

Posted on August 17, 2017 in Learning

Join in an expedition through Einstein's universe, as we encounter gravitational lenses, black holes, gravitational waves, and dark energy.

OWLS School: Russia & the US: Shifting Alliances | October 13

Posted on August 14, 2017 in Learning

This four-hour lecture/seminar will explore the history of Soviet-American relations, paying closest attention to WWII, when for four years the two countries were allied before the Cold War commenced.  

OWLS School: Global Climate Change | October 2 & 9

Posted on August 10, 2017 in Learning

The current state of the climate will be explored along with predictions for the future of Earth’s climate.

Blog - July 2017


10 reasons you should engage in lifelong learning opportunities

Posted on July 19, 2017 in Learning

This list is from an article by Nancy Merz Nordstrom on lifelong learning.  Nancy’s book is "Learning Later, Living Greater: The Secret for Making the Most of Your After-50 Years," a great book to consider reading.