Tuesday, January 8
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!
Thursday, January 10
Meet Lafayette faculty and OLLI members and learn about the courses and workshops offered in Lafayette!
Wednesday, January 30
What are some of the current challenges to maintaining social welfare programs for the nation's most vulnerable people in the Trump era?
Wednesday, February 6
A forgotten history of how our government segregated America.
Wednesday, February 13
Transformation of work through the gig economy and through the decline of unions presents unprecedented challenges for regulating work for the common good. But it also presents opportunities for a fresh start.
Wednesday, February 20
How are individuals and groups racially classified, what are the meanings attached to different racial categories, and what impact do these categories have on a range of policies and practices? Taking the U.S. Census as a site of racial classification, we'll examine shifting state definitions of race and how individuals and groups assert, embrace, reject, and negotiate different racial categories and identities.
Wednesday, October 3
Marshall Krause and Roy Ulrich will discuss the Supreme Court's 2018 term.
Marshall Krause is the former chief attorney of ACLU of Northern California, and a former professor of political science at SFSU.
Roy Ulrich teaches at UC Berkeley's Goldman Scool of Public Policy.
Wednesday, October 10
The Living New Deal has been identifying, mapping, and interpreting the vast physical matrix of Franklin Roosevelt's New Deal for over a decade. Like those of a lost civilization, these artifacts speak to us in a language we have been made to forget of a time when government was designed to serve all of its citizens rather than those who could afford to buy it.
Wednesday, October 17
With OLLI faculty writers:
Wednesday, October 24
Speaker: Corrina Gould, spokesperson for the Confederated Villages of Lisjan/Ohlone