Dear OLLI Community,All of us have been shocked and appalled by the recent shootings in Atlanta, and by the toxic mix of racism and misogyny that appears to have prompted it. More broadly, we need to acknowledge and condemn the upsurge in anti-Asian American violence that has wracked the country...
As I reviewed our spring courses, I discovered a thread weaving through many of them: the focus on discovering not only what we know but how we know it. For example: Berkeley scientists and professors Gibor Basri and Vincent Resh offer courses that delve into cultural depictions of science and...
My walk up Folsom Street to Bernal Hill has become my constitution every day during the pandemic. It takes me 20 minutes from my house to get to the top of the hill and my heart rate towers around 125-130 bpm. It's a struggle, but so glorious when I reach the top and have the climb down. The...