The following CREDIT COURSES will be open to community audits in the SPRING of 2017:
- Literature & Culture of the Third World: Politics, Society, and Gender in Contemporary Middle Eastern Writings, ENG 3318
Dr. Nehama Aschkenasy, Tues/Thurs, 2:00-3:15 PM, R 3.40
With a special guest lecture by Dr. Eric Goldman of Yeshiva University, recent co-host of the series The Jewish Experience on Film on the Turner Classic Movies network. Thursday, March 30, 2017
- Personality and Power in the 20th Century, HIST 3205
Dr. Joel Blatt, Tues, 5:30-8:00 PM
Classes begin Tuesday, January 17th. Seats are limited. Senior audits should register through the Office of the Registrar, (203) 251-8555, beginning on January 3oth. For more information, see http://nondegree.uconn.edu/senior-citizen-audit/ For more information on our credit courses or Certificate program, please contact the Center at firstname.lastname@example.org or (203) 251-9525.
SPRING 2017 LUNCH & LEARN SERIES:
March 2 – The Norma and Milton Mann Memorial Lecture
A Secret Tunnel: The Greatest Escape of the Holocaust and What We Can Learn from the Human Spirit, with Dr. Richard A. Freund, Director, Maurice Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies; Maurice Greenberg Professor of Jewish History, University of Hartford
March 30 – The Herbert and Sarah M. Gibor Annual Lecture
The Movies of Woody Allen, with Dr. Eric Goldman, Adjunct Professor of Cinema, Yeshiva University; Co-host of the TCM Series, The Jewish Experience on Film
April 27 – The Royce Wolfsohn Memorial Lecture
Shocking Montparnasse: Modigliani and Soutine, Jewish artists in Paris 1915-1925, with Renee Kahn, MA -- Adjunct Professor of Art History (retired), UConn-Stamford
May 4 – The Saul Kwartin Memorial Lecture
The Hebrew Master Storyteller: Tradition and Modernity in the Works of S.Y. Agnon, with Dr. Nehama Aschkenasy -- Professor of Comparative Literary & Cultural Studies, UConn; Director, Center for Judaic & Middle Eastern Studies, UConn-Stamford
All lectures are held in the multipurpose room at UConn-Stamford from Noon to 1:30PM and registration for the 4-session series is $50 per person (including lunch, dietary laws observed).
PLEASE NOTE: WE CAN NO LONGER ACCEPT CASH AT THE DOOR — CHECKS ONLY. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Thank you.
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