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.
Spring 2020 Schedule
These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.
Course fee is $165 for both OLLI Basic and Plus members. Enrollment limited; enrollment prior to the first class required. Visitors not permitted.