Fall 2018 – Session II
Class Notes

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Lecture series #1
Quantum Weirdness: A Beginner’s Guide
Dr. Andrew Robinson

Lecture series #2
We Shall Overcome: The Civil Rights Movement Through Song
Dr. Stephen Richer

Lecture series #3
Time is Just a Four-Letter Word
Dr. Peter Watson

Lecture series #4
Art Appreciation: Canadian Art (Daytime)
Angela Marcus

  • Lecture series outline (not applicable)

Lecture series #5
Women and Islam
Dr. Monia Mazigh

Lecture series #6
Revolutions in Russian History – CANCELLED
Dr. Carter Elwood

Lecture series #6b
Learning to Look: Navigating the Mysteries of the Art World Section II
Maria Martin

Lecture series #7
“Everybody’s Business”: A Brief History of Diplomacy
Dr. Marcel Jesenský

Lecture series #8
Film Music: The Sounds of Hollywood
Keith McCuaig

Lecture series #9
Theories of Personality and Beyond!
Misha Sokolov

Lecture series #10
Art Appreciation (Evening)
Angela Marcus

  • Lecture series outline (not applicable)

Lecture series #11
What’s Bugging You: Microbes and the Human Body
Daniel Burnside

Lecture series #12
A Brief History of Jazz: Duke, Dizzy, Miles, Monk, Mingus and More
Adrian Cho

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

  • Writing workshop outline – coming soon!

Writing Workshop #2
Remembering Through Space and Time: Writing the Stories of My Life
Dr. Anna Rumin

  • Writing workshop outline – coming soon!

Language Workshop #1
Hispanic Rhythms for Low Intermediate Spanish Conversation – CANCELLED
Dr. Ioana Dimitriu

Language Workshop #1b
Spanish for Travellers Level 1 – Section II
Dr. Ioana Dimitriu