Upcoming Courses

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The Modern American Play (Remote)

Instructor(s): Donald Carrier
Fridays, April 9 - May 14|1-2:30 p.m. ET

Crisis and Conflict in American History (Remote)

Instructor(s): Earl Leiken
Fridays, April 9 - May 28|10 - 11:30 a.m. ET

The Oresteia by Aeschylus (Remote)

Instructor(s): Janice Vitullo
Mondays, April 12 - 26|1-2:30 p.m. ET

Three Days in Tuscany: A Journey to the Artistic Treasures of Siena (Remote)

Instructor(s): Kristin Stasiowski
Wednesdays, April 14 - 28|7-8:30 p.m. ET

Is Judaism A Religion or a Politics?: Being Jewish in the Modern World (Remote)

Instructor(s): David Starr
Thursdays, April 22 - May 13|3:30-5 p.m. ET

William Faulkner's Southern Gothic (Remote)

Instructor(s): Monica Carol Miller
Wednesdays, April 28 - June 2|1-2:30 p.m. ET

Missing Narratives of Forced Laborers During the Third Reich (Remote)

Instructor(s): Donna Rumenik
Tuesdays, May 4 - 25|10 a.m. - noon ET

American Bloomsbury: The Writers of America's First Literary Community (Remote)

Instructor(s): Angela Fasick
Thursdays, May 6 - June 24|10-11:30 a.m. ET

Will's Willful Women (Remote)

Instructor(s): Barbara Burgess-Van Aken
Tuesdays, May 11 - June 1|noon-1:30 p.m. ET

Sophocles: The Theban Cycle (Remote)

Instructor(s): Janice Vitullo
Wednesdays, May 12 - 26|10 - 11:30 a.m. ET

Lost and Isolated Jewish Communities - Session 2 (Remote)

Instructor(s): Steve Klein
Wednesdays, May 12 - June 2 (please note date changes) |1:30-3 p.m. ET

Jewish American Short Stories (Remote)

Instructor(s): Anthony Wexler
Thursdays, May 13 - June 3|1:30-3 p.m. ET

Jewish Influencers of the American Cultural Experience: Lights, Camera, Cue the Music (Remote)

Instructor(s): Sarah Sager
Tuesdays, May 18 - June 8|1:30-3 p.m. ET

Hebrew: Advanced Beginner Conversational (REMOTE)

Instructor(s): Leah Cooper
Mondays, May 24 - July 12|1 - 3 p.m. ET

Hebrew: Advanced Conversational-Hebrew Literature (Remote)

Instructor(s): Judith Shamir
Tuesdays, May 25 - June 29|10 a.m. - noon ET

Hebrew: Advanced Conversational (Remote)

Instructor(s): Rivka Taub
Tuesdays, May 25 - June 29|10 a.m. - noon ET

Hebrew: Intermediate Conversational (Remote)

Instructor(s): Leah Cooper
Tuesdays, May 25 - June 29|6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ET

Hebrew: Introduction to Classical (Remote)

Instructor(s): Holly Litwin
Wednesdays, May 26 - June 30|6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ET

Hebrew: Intermediate Conversational (Remote)

Instructor(s): Rivka Taub
Wednesdays, May 26 - June 30|1-3 p.m. ET

Hebrew: Intermediate Classical (Remote)

Instructor(s): Holly Litwin
Thursdays, May 27 - July 1|6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ET

Hebrew: Intermediate Conversational (REMOTE)

Instructor(s): Leah Cooper
Thursdays, May 27 - July 1 |10 a.m. - noon ET

Hebrew: Advanced Conversational (Remote)

Instructor(s): Judith Shamir
Thursdays, May 27 - July 1 |10 a.m. - noon ET

Hebrew: Advanced Conversational (Remote)

Instructor(s): Rivka Taub
Thursdays, May 27 - July 1|6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ET

Hebrew: Introduction to Conversational (Remote)

Instructor(s): Leah Cooper
Fridays, May 28 - July 2|10 a.m. - noon ET

The Spy Who Stayed Out in the Cold, American Style (Remote)

Instructor(s): Shelley Bloomfield
Tuesdays and Thursdays, June 1 - 17|3-4:30 p.m. ET

Plein Air Watercolor Painting (Remote)

Instructor(s): Patricia Sigmier
Wednesdays, June 2 - 23|10 - 11:30 a.m. ET

The Female Future: An Exploration of the Fiction of Margaret Atwood and Octavia Butler (Remote)

Instructor(s): Michelle Smith Quarles
Wednesdays, June 2, 16, 30, July 14 (every other week)|10 - 11:30 a.m. ET

Challenges and Lessons for a Post-Pandemic World (Remote)

Instructor(s): Earl Leiken
Fridays, June 4-July 2|10-11:30 a.m. ET

Select Artists of the Late 20th Century: Their Expressions in an Ever-Changing World (Remote)

Instructor(s): Carol Salus
Mondays, June 7 - July 19 (no class July 5)|10-11:30 a.m. ET

Jewish Lives: Harvey Milk: His Lives and Death (Remote)

Instructor(s): Gregg Drinkwater
Wednesdays, June 9-23|7-8:30 p.m. ET

Great Singers of the Past (Remote)

Instructor(s): Larry Josefovitz
Wednesdays, June 9 - 30|1-3 p.m. ET

Israel in a Changing Middle East: Opportunities and Risks (Remote)

Instructor(s): Daniel Sherman
Thursdays, June 10 - July 1|1:30 - 3:00 p.m. ET

The Multi-Dimensions of Henry David Thoreau (Remote)

Instructor(s): Whitney Lloyd
Mondays, June 21 - July 26 |10 - 11:30 a.m. ET

Laugh Tracks: A Century of American Jewish Humor (Remote)

Instructor(s): Jennifer Caplan
Mondays, June 21 - July 19 |10 - 11:30 a.m. ET

Bag Man: The Life and Times of Spiro Agnew (Remote)

Instructor(s): Barbara Greenberg
Tuesdays, June 22 - July 13|10 - 11:30 a.m. ET

The Wild Man Within and Without (Remote)

Instructor(s): James Newlin
Tuesdays, June 22 - July 27|1 - 2:30 p.m. ET

Modernist Story-Tellers: The Short Stories of Hemingway, Fitzgerald, and Others (Remote)

Instructor(s): Terri Mester
Thursdays, June 24 - July 29|1-2:30 p.m. ET

The Great Recovery - The 1920s (Remote)

Instructor(s): Patrick Moore
Wednesdays, June 30 - August 4|1:30-3 p.m. ET

Salt, A World History (Remote)

Instructor(s): Ted Smith
Thursdays, July 1 - August 5|1:30-3 p.m. ET

Virtual Interfaith Tour of Israel (Remote)

Instructor(s): Assaf Boker
Tuesdays, July 6 - August 24|1:30-3 p.m. ET

Sail the Seas with Queen Elizabeth I, Her Spies and Privateers (Remote)

Instructor(s): Betty Zak
Tuesdays, July 6–27|1:30-3 p.m. ET

Jewish Lives: Martin Buber: A Life of Faith and Dissent (Remote)

Instructor(s): Bill Plevan
Wednesdays, July 7 - 28 |1:30-3 p.m. ET

Aristophanes: Comedy and Chaos in Classical Athens (Remote)

Instructor(s): Timothy Wutrich
Thursdays, July 8 - 29|10 - 11:30 a.m. ET

Existentialism: Then and Now (Remote)

Instructor(s): Kevin A. Risner
Mondays, July 12 - August 16|4-5:30 p.m. ET

Writing Love: Special Topics in Creative Writing (Remote)

Instructor(s): Angela Fasick
Tuesdays, July 13 - August 17|10 - 11:30 a.m. ET

Eudora Welty’s Short Fiction (Remote)

Instructor(s): Monica Carol Miller
Fridays, August 6 - 27|10 - 11:30 a.m. ET

Make ‘Em Laugh: The Genius of Musical Comedy (Remote)

Instructor(s): Jodi Maile Kirk (Director of Active Learning) and Heather Meeker (Executive Director) from The Musical Theater Project
Tuesdays, August 3 - 31|1:30-3:30 p.m. ET

Jewish Lives: Rabbi Akiva: Sage of the Talmud (Remote)

Instructor(s): Gila Silverman
Wednesdays, August 4-18|1:30-3 p.m. ET

North American Explorations (Remote)

Instructor(s): Judy Okun
Thursdays, August 5 - 26|10 - 11:30 a.m. ET