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What events come to mind when you think about disasters that have shaped the growth of Chicago? In this study group, you will learn that 1919 was a dr ...  View More

040019

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/09/19

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Weekly - Mon 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (9/9/2019-12/9/2019)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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In the wake of World War II, the myth developed that European Jews passively marched to their own slaughter. This disregards the fact that there was s ...  View More

210153

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/10/19

14 sessions

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Weekly -Tue 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (09/10/2019 - 12/10/2019)

Closed


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Are leaders born or made? Where does ambition come from? How does adversity affect the growth of leadership? Do the times make the leader or do the le ...  View More

210154

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/10/19

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Weekly - Tue 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/10/2019-12/10/2019)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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Seventy-five years ago, on June 6, 1944, the Allies undertook the campaign to liberate France. Ahead of them lay Hitler's Atlantic Wall, a formidable ...  View More

210155

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/10/19

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Weekly - Tue 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/10/2019-12/10/2019)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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Opium – a blessing or a curse, or a little of both? It’s been with us since before the dawn of civilization, sometimes causing bliss, at other times c ...  View More

210152

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/10/19

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Weekly - Tue 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/10/2019-12/10/2019)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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In the early 1960s, David Halberstam served as a correspondent for The New York Times covering the war in Vietnam and winning both a Pulitzer Prize an ...  View More

210151

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/10/19

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Weekly - Tue 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/10/2019-12/10/2019)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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“New Gene Discovery Raises Hopes for Cancer Cure!” Another of the daily barrage of news headlines from scientific studies on every 24-hour media outle ...  View More

210164

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/10/19

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Weekly - Tue 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/10/2019-12/10/2019)

Closed


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The collision of peoples and cultures –Native Americans, Europeans, and Africans – defines Latin America. This is the central theme of Marshall Eakin’ ...  View More

210157

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/10/19

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Weekly - Tue 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (9/10/2019-12/10/2019)

Closed


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We live on the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan which connects to 20% of the world's fresh water supply. We enjoy the views, play on the beaches and ...  View More

220130

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/11/19

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/11/2019-12/11/2019)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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Join us as we watch, and then discuss, Law Professor Douglas Linder’s twenty-four 30-minute lectures on important legal cases from around the world an ...  View More

220132

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/11/19

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (9/11/2019-12/11/2019)

Closed


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President Eisenhower in September 1953 appointed Earl Warren, a three-term governor of California as Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court. ...  View More

230126

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/12/19

13 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/12/2019-12/12/2019)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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Three men, three countries, three cousins, two grandsons and one grandson-in-law of Queen Victoria. In the years leading up to World War I these men s ...  View More

230125

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/12/19

13 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/12/2019-12/12/2019)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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