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OLLI @Berkeley Winter Courses

Sign up now for courses taught by Cal faculty and other scholars, and dive into a world of new discoveries, from explorations of race in European Art, to examinations of China and India. You must be a current OLLI member to register. Explore member benefits and typesRegistration will remain open until January 31.


Fee Assistance

Enjoy 50% off an Annual membership and up to 83% off course fees. Please consider applying for fee assistance if full fees present a barrier to your participation.

Live In-Person and Online Courses

Tuesday

Starts January 18

10:00am - 12:00pm PT

The Invention of Tomorrow

Tamim Ansary
In Person (+ livestream & recorded)
10:00am - 12:00pm PT
Note change in location

Writing a Legacy Letter

Sara Orem
Livestream Only
1:00pm - 3:00pm PT

I Hear America Singing: Adventures in American Opera

Clifford "Kip" Cranna
In Person + Livestream
1:00pm - 3:00pm PT

iPhoneography

Laura (Yoni) Mayeri
Livestream Only
Wednesday

Starts January 19

9:30am - 11:00am PT

Alvar Aalto: An Architect Designing in Nature

Pierluigi Serraino
Livestream + Recorded
9:30am - 11:00am PT

Cooking with Winter Produce

Linda Carucci
Livestream + Recorded
12:00pm - 1:30pm PT

Human Impacts of Global Climate Change

Kenneth Verosub
Livestream + Recorded
2:30pm - 4:00pm PT

Global Lens: The International Documentary

Michael Fox
Livestream + Recorded
2:30pm - 4:00pm PT
Thursday

Starts January 20

10:00am - 12:00pm PT

China and India: A Tale of Two Superpowers

Darren Zook
In Person (+ livestream & recorded)
1:00pm - 3:00pm PT

The Art of Memoir

Caroline Goodwin
Livestream Only
1:00pm - 3:00pm PT

The Kennedy Dynasty

Mick Chantler
In Person (+ livestream & recorded)
Monday

Starts January 24

10:00am - 12:00pm PT

Race and European Art

Letha Ch'ien
Livestream + Recorded
10:00am - 12:00pm PT

Shored Against Our Ruin: High Modernist Poetry

Stephanie Wells
Livestream Only
1:00pm - 3:00pm PT

Botanic Illustration in Colored Pencil

Jennifer Linderman
Livestream Only

Pre-Recorded "Encore" Courses

Encore Watch Starting first day of term

Encore

Faith in Politics

Darren Zook
Encore

Putin’s Russia

George Breslauer
Encore