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Study group registration occurs prior to each term (Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer). When study group registration is open: 
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This workshop is for folks who love words and is designed for the improvement and practice of creative writing skills across the various genres: poe ...  View More

430007

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/09/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/9/2020-12/9/2020)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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From elaborate illuminated manuscripts to magnificent cathedrals, the period between around 800 and 1400 in Europe was far from being Dark Ages. We wi ...  View More

370006

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/09/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/9/2020-12/9/2020)

Closed


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In this study group we will view and discuss a documentary film each week. Participants will select a film and lead the discussion. Particular atten ...  View More

370016

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/09/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/9/2020-12/9/2020)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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This study group is made up of fellow students who love to read and desire to learn about the countries of the world through their interactions w ...  View More

440011

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/09/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/9/2020-12/9/2020)

Closed


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Our fall 2020 season discusses one of the most acclaimed nonfiction baseball books ever: The Boys of Summer by Roger Kahn (Harper & Rowe, 1972). M ...  View More

390013

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/09/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/9/2020-12/9/2020)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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In orchestrating the return of Russia as a major player on the world’s geopolitical stage, it has been said of Vladimir Putin that he has “played a we ...  View More

380019

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/09/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/9/2020-12/9/2020)

Closed


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Join us as we learn (or re-learn) about the unprecedented rise of a civilization that, even two thousand years later, still shapes many of our most fu ...  View More

380020

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/09/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/9/2020-12/9/2020)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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The Revolutionary War forms the cornerstone of the creation story of the United States. Join us in revisiting and re-examining this story in a powerfu ...  View More

380021

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/09/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/9/2020-12/9/2020)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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In 1903, James Joyce began producing a series of short stories that would eventually become The Dubliners: a collection that, some argue, is among the ...  View More

390014

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/09/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/9/2020-12/9/2020)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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Regarding the 1932 Mussolini prediction of the success of Fascism over Democracy, Jill Lepore of The New Yorker observed, American democracy, too [is ...  View More

380022

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/09/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/9/2020-12/9/2020)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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Inside its famous covers and beyond the cartoons, The New Yorker magazine is dedicated to quality, topical writings and ideas. Our peer-led group disc ...  View More

440012

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/09/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/9/2020-12/9/2020)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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The story of humankind is a history of ideas. Beginning with the resurrection of Greek and Roman thought in the medieval period, and later during the ...  View More

380023

Location : Virtual - Any Location Location : 
  Virtual - Any Location.

Start date: 09/09/20

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/9/2020-12/9/2020)

Closed


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