Fall 2018 – Session I
Class Notes

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Lecture series #1
Fifteen Fascinating Muslims
H. Masud Taj

Lecture series #2
How Accomplished Architects Live & Die
H. Masud Taj

Lecture series #3
Understanding Scientific Issues and Controversies
Scott Dobson-Mitchell

Lecture series #4
Israel/Palestine: Will It Ever End?
Dr. Peter Larson

Lecture series #5
Behind the Headlines: Current News and World Events
Dr. Elliot Tepper

  • Lecture series outline – not applicable.

Lecture series #6
The Neuropsychology of Memory and Vision
Dr. Peter Fried

Lecture series #7
The United Nations: What It Is and Does
Dr. Marcel Jesensk√Ĺ

Lecture series #8
Actively Listening to Music
Keith McCuaig

Lecture series #9
Learning to Look: Navigating the Mysteries of the Art World
Maria Matin

Lecture series #10
Star Stuff to Life
Robert Dick

Lecture series #11
Matters of the Heart: Comprehensive Cardiology
Sarah Beanlands

Writing Workshop #1
Writing the Stories of My Life: Remembering Through Music
Dr. Anna Rumin

Writing Workshop #2
The Personal Journal: A Springboard for Memoir
Dr. Anna Rumin

Writing Workshop #3
Writing Opinion Articles
Kate Heartfield

Writing Workshop #4
Writing the Stories of My Life: Remembering Through Fashion
Dr. Anna Rumin

Language Workshop #1
Spanish for Travellers Level I
Dr. Ioana Dimitriu