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Distinguished Lecture Series and All Thursday Morning Lecture Series Package
This package includes all 43 lectures that OLLI offers. Ten lectures in the Distinguished Lecture Series, 30 lectures in the Thursday Morning Lecture Series, and the 3 lectures in the Summer Lecture Series. The OLLI Distinguished Lecture Series consists of ten lectures held on Tuesday mornings from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m., once per month from September through June. The speakers are well-informed experts from town and gown who share their specialized knowledge in an engaging manner. Each lecture is just the beginning; a stimulating question-and-answer period follows most sessions, and frequently there is an opportunity to join the speaker at a dutch-treat lunch afterwards. Presentations are held at the Morris Lawrence Building, Washtenaw Community College. There are five Thursday Morning Lecture Series each year with six lectures per series for a total of 30 lectures, as well as a three lecture Summer Lecture Series. Each series offers lectures on a unifying theme and a variety of speakers who cover specific aspects of the theme. Learning continues in an active question-and-answer period following each lecture. Presentations are from 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. on Thursdays at the Morris Lawrence Building, Washtenaw Community College. The Summer Lecture Series consists of three lectures held on Thursdays in late June and July. The Distinguished Lectures Series Session 1 topics and speakers for 2018-2019 are: * September 18, 2018 - European Populism: Similarities and Differences with the Past (NOTE: THIRD TUESDAY) Andrei S. Markovits * October 9, 2018 - How Legal "Ethics" Kept an Innocent Man in Prison for 26 Years Berl Falbaum * November 20, 2018 - What Happened in the November 2018 Elections Michael Traugott * December 11, 2018 - The Trump Administration and the Middle East: Dissecting the Chaos Saeed A. Khan * January 8, 2019 - What to Expect in Health Policy After the 2018 Elections John Z. Ayanian The five Session 2 lectures (February thru June) will be held on: • February 12, 2019 • March 12, 2019 • April 9, 2019 • May 14, 2019 • June 11, 2019 The six Thursday Morning Lecture Series for 2018-2019 are: * The Koreas - More Than You Know, September 13 - October 18, 2018 **Note, the October 4 lecture begins at 9:30 a.m. **Note, the October 11 lecture begins at 10:30 a.m. * Immigration, October 25 - December 6, 2018 **Note, the November 8 lecture begins at 9:30 a.m. **Note, there is no lecture on November 22 * The Future of Work: How will your Grandkids make a Living?, January 3 - February 7, 2019 * History of Comedy, February 14 - March 28, 2019 **Note, there is no lecture on March 7 * Changing Gender Roles, April 4 - May 9, 2019 The Summer Lecture Series includes three lectures to be held on: • June 13, 2019 • June 27, 2019 • July 11, 2019
Event Type : Lecture Series Packages      
Date(s) : 09/13/2018 - 07/11/2019
Day of Week : Tuesday and Thursday
Time : 10:00 - 11:30 a.m., with some expections
Location : Washtenaw Community College/ Morris Lawrence Building
Address : Towsley Auditorium,
4800 E. Huron River Dr.,
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Fee : $165.00
Event Status : OPEN