Beyond the Headlines


Osher (50+). This current events lecture series features a different speaker each week.  Guest speakers are experts in their field who provide a one-hour lecture followed by a thirty-minute Q&A.


What you can learn.

  • Learn about national and international current events
  • Understand the context of current events
  • Identify the causes and effects of current and historic decisions
  • Gain knowledge of politics, education, social justice, business, globalization, and more
  • Develop thought provoking questions in response to a lecture

About this course:

Pulled from today's headlines, this speaker series offers in-depth analysis of significant contemporary issues. Each week, an expert from the political, social, technological, or economic spectrum focuses on a major global, national, or local issue, thus highlighting the most striking and pertinent news today.

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Speak to an Osher representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.
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