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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. 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. 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. The Summer Lecture Series consists of three lectures held on Thursdays in June. The speakers for the five Session 1 lectures (September through January) are: Bringing Equity to Innovation Policy Professor Shobita Parthasarathy Sept 14, 10:00 – 11:30 am Financing Schools in Michigan: Can We Do Better? Charles Ballard. MA, PhD October 12, 10:00-11:30am Navigating My Own Journey, from Ann Arbor to Three Continents and Back Ambassador Susan D. Page November 9, 10:00-11:30am Time Horizons and Politics Kevin Deegan-Krause-PhD December 14, 10:00-11:30am The Democratization of Venture Capital is Good for Michigan… David Brophy, PhD Tuesday, January 11, 2022, 10:00-11:30 AM The six Thursday Morning Lecture Series for 2021-2022 are: *Canada and the United States: "Unidentical Twins": September 23 - October 28 *Our Changing Economics Landscape: Wealth Redistribution, Innovations, and Sustainability: November 4- December 16 *Global Waters Exploration; Flora and Fauna: January 13- February 17, 2022 *Music in Detroit and Michigan: February 24- April 7, 2022 *Native Americans of the Great Lakes Region: April 14- May 19, 2022 *Summer Lecture Series: Nature in Michigan: June 2022
Event Type : Lecture Series Packages      
Date(s) : 09/14/2021 - 06/23/2022
Day of Week : Tuesday and Thursday
Time : 10:00 - 11:30 AM
Location : Online
Fee : $180.00
Event Status : OPEN