Beyond the Headlines

POL SCI 747

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.

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Starting at $165.00
As few as 8 weeks
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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

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Wait List
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Tuesday 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Location: UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
Instructor: Maxwell Epstein
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Fee:
$165.00
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Notes

Course fee is $165 for both OLLI Basic and Plus members. Enrollment limited; enrollment prior to the first class required. Visitors not permitted. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 15, 2020
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Apr 7, 2020
10:30AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121
Lecture
Tue Apr 14, 2020
10:30AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121
Lecture
Tue Apr 21, 2020
10:30AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121
Lecture
Tue Apr 28, 2020
10:30AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121
Lecture
Tue May 5, 2020
10:30AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121
Lecture
Tue May 12, 2020
10:30AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121
Lecture
Tue May 19, 2020
10:30AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121
Lecture
Tue May 26, 2020
10:30AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121

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