Upcoming Courses

Below is a chronological listing of upcoming courses offered by Siegal Lifelong Learning. Click on the course titles below for the full course description, pricing and registration.

THE OSCARS: PAST AND PRESENT (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Terry Meehan
Tuesdays, February 07–March 14|1:30–3 p.m. ET

PUZZLED (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Bernard Jim
Tuesdays, February 07–March 07|1:30–3:30 p.m. ET

POWER, POLITICS, AND DIVERSITY: THEMES IN ANCIENT ROMAN ART (REMOTE)

Instructor(s): Maggie Popkin
Wednesdays, February 8–March 8 |1:30 - 3:30 p.m. ET

MIDTERM ELECTIONS: LOOKING BACK AND LOOKING FORWARD (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Justin Buchler
Thursdays, February 9–March 9|1:30–3:30 p.m. ET

THUCYDIDES: THE PELOPONNESIAN WAR, PART 2 (REMOTE)

Instructor(s): John Sarkissian
Mondays, February 20–March 27|10–11:30 a.m. ET

JEWS AND ART (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Linda M. Sandhaus, M.D.
Wednesdays, March 1-22|10 - 11:30 a.m. ET

JEWISH PERSPECTIVES ON THE TRINITY (REMOTE)

Instructor(s): Todd Rosenberg
Mondays, March 13–April 3|7–8:30 p.m. ET

ETHICS THOUGHT EXPERIMENTS (REMOTE)

Instructor(s): Sarah Rosenson
Mondays, March 13–April 3|1–2:30 p.m. ET

STYLE AND SELF-PRESENTATION (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Cleveland Museum of Art, Professional Staff
Tuesdays, March 21–April 25|1–2 p.m. ET

ARTISTS OF THE GILDED AGE (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Henry Adams
Tuesdays, March 21–April 25|1:30–3:30 p.m. ET

SPORTS IN AMERICA: FROM PLAY TO PROFIT (REMOTE)

Instructor(s): John Grabowski
Wednesdays, March 22–April 26|1:30–3:30 p.m. ET

THE HIDDEN HISTORY OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Cassandra Veney
Thursdays, March 23–April 27|1:30–3:30 p.m. ET

STYLE AND SELF-PRESENTATION (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Professional Staff, Cleveland Museum of Art
Thursdays, March 23–April 27 |1–2 p.m. ET

DARK ROMANCE: HERMAN MELVILLE’S SOUTH SEAS FICTION (REMOTE)

Instructor(s): Stephen Pierson
Mondays, April 3–May 8| 10–11:30 a.m. ET

THE HISTORY OF CLEVELAND BASEBALL POST CIVIL WAR THROUGH THE EARLY 20TH CENTURY (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Scott Longert
Tuesdays, April 4–April 25|10–11:30 a.m. ET

EIGHT LANDMARK CASES OF THE U.S. SUPREME COURT (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Barbara Greenberg
Tuesdays, April 4–May 23|10–11:30 a.m. ET

THE GREAT LAKES: STORY AND LEGEND (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Patrick Moore
Wednesdays, April 5–May 24|1–2:30 p.m. ET

GREAT POEMS II: NO HIDDEN MEANINGS (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Bill Newby
Thursdays, April 6–27|1–3 p.m. ET

AMERICA IN THE FIFTIES (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Earl Leiken
Fridays, April 7–May 26|10:30 a.m.– noon ET

PASSION, MURDER AND MAJESTY: HENRY VIII AND THE 8 TUDOR QUEENS (REMOTE)

Instructor(s): Betty Zak
Tuesdays, April 11–May 2|10–11:30 a.m. ET

HILARY MANTEL’S WOLF HALL (REMOTE)

Instructor(s): Monica Miller
Mondays, April 17–May 22|2–3:30 p.m. ET

MYSTICS, RATIONALISTS AND SECULARISTS: JEWISH THINKERS FROM 1920–2000 (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Michael Ross
Mondays, April 17–May 8|10–11:30 a.m. ET

WRITING CREATIVE NONFICTION (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Linda Tuthill
Tuesdays, April 18–May 23|1–3 p.m. ET

LITERATURE TO CINEMA: ADAPTING NOBEL LAUREATES (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Terry Meehan
Tuesdays, April 18–May 23|1–2:30 p.m. ET

SOPHOCLES: THE THEBAN CYCLE (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Janice Vitullo
Wednesdays, April 19–May 10|10–11:30 a.m. ET

WRITING POETRY (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Linda Tuthill
Thursdays, April 20–June 1|1–3 p.m. ET

KEN BURNS’ “THE U.S. AND THE HOLOCAUST” (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Cathy Lesser Mansfield
Thursdays, April 27–May 4|4–6 p.m. ET

Hebrew: Advanced Beginner Conversational (Remote)

Instructor(s): Leah Cooper
Mondays, May 1- June 12 (no class May 29)|1 - 3 p.m. ET

Hebrew: Advanced Conversational (Remote)

Instructor(s): Rivka Taub
Tuesdays, May 2- June 6|10 a.m. - noon ET

Hebrew: Advanced Hebrew Literature (Remote)

Instructor(s): Judith Shamir
Tuesdays, May 2- June 6|10 a.m. - noon ET

Hebrew: Intermediate Conversational (Remote)

Instructor(s): Leah Cooper
Tuesdays, May 2 - June 6|6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ET

Hebrew: Intermediate Conversational (Remote)

Instructor(s): Rivka Taub
Wednesdays, May 3- June 7|10 a.m. - noon ET

Hebrew: Advanced Conversational (Remote)

Instructor(s): Judith Shamir
Thursdays, May 4- June 15 (no class May 25) |10 a.m. - noon ET

Hebrew: Advanced Conversational (Remote)

Instructor(s): Rivka Taub
Thursdays, May 4-June 15 (no class May 25)|6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ET

Hebrew: Advanced Beginner Classical (Remote)

Instructor(s): Holly Litwin
Thursdays, May 4- June 15 (no class May 25)|6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ET

BIRDING FOR EVERYONE (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Tim Matson
Fridays, May 5–June 9|7–9 a.m. ET

A TASTE OF UKRAINIAN JEWISH LITERATURE (REMOTE)

Instructor(s): Jake Marmer
Tuesdays, May 9–30|7–8:30 p.m. ET

PLINY AND THE ROMAN WORLD (REMOTE)

Instructor(s): John Sarkissian
Tuesdays, May 16–June 20|10–11:30 a.m. ET

OUT OF CONTEXT: AMERICAN ARTISTS ABROAD (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Carol Salus, Ph.D.
Fridays, May 19–June 23|10–11:30 a.m. ET

WHEN A HERETIC WALKS INTO THE HOUSE OF STUDY: JEWISH- CHRISTIAN INTERACTIONS IN THE BABYLONIAN TALMUD (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Michal Bar-Asher Siegal
Monday–Wednesday, May 22–24|10 a.m.–12 p.m. ET

PLEIN AIR PAINTING (IN-PERSON)

Instructor(s): Pat Sigmier
Fridays, June 2–23|10 a.m.–2 p.m. ET

FROM DESTRUCTION TO REVIVAL: JEWISH HISTORY BETWEEN MASADA AND TZIPORI (REMOTE)

Instructor(s): Assaf Boker
Sundays, June 4–11|2–3:30 p.m. ET

IN SEARCH OF “NORMALITY”: ETHIOPIAN JEWS IN ISRAEL (REMOTE)

Instructor(s): Shula Mola
Wednesdays, June 14 and June 21|7–8:30 p.m. ET