Monday, February 5
Registration for Spring 2018 will open on February 5, 2018.
Spring courses begin on April 2, 2018.
Thursday, January 4
Meet Lafayette faculty and OLLI members and learn about the courses and workshops offered in Lafayette!
Includes a free talk by Dr. Margaret Race of SETI "Astrobiology and our Place in the Universe (It's NOT What You Learned in Textbooks!)"
Tuesday, January 9
Learn more about OLLI's courses, lectures, and social programming and hear directly from the faculty about the courses and workshops they will be teaching.
Doors open at 9:30 a.m., program begins at 10:00 a.m. No need to RSVP!
Wednesday, January 10
Stroke is a leading cause of death and disability among all Americans, but the incidence of this disease is particularly high for African-Americans. The good news is that all of us can decrease the risks of stroke by understanding its causes and taking direct steps to address them.
Wednesday, January 17
For decades, a painting of Custer’s defeat at Little Big Horn has been on display at the Veterans’ Memorial Building in downtown Oakland. Does the painting glorify genocidal 19-century domestic policies, depict the comeuppance of an arrogant US general at the hands of Lakota warriors... or both?
Wednesday, February 14
California is remarkably prosperous. Yet most of us are stuck. How can we inspire the change we need to ensure renewed economic progress? How can we finally end racial economic exclusion? Who will lead us forward?
Wednesday, February 21
Does the truth matter anymore? For the past several years — but especially since the 2016 US presidential election — Russian hackers, the mainstream media, social media platforms, conspiracy theorists, Twitter bots, U.S.
Wednesday, February 28
From Confederate memorials to Berkeley's Boalt Hall, culture wars are being fought. We need to take a stand, but what stand?