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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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As First Lady, Eleanor Roosevelt’s days included breakfast meetings, visiting schools and meeting with students before noon, addressing luncheon group ...  View More

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

Start date: 01/14/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (1/14/2021-2/4/2021)

Closed


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Early Americans were suspicious of centralized authority and executive power. Casting away the yoke of England and its King, the Founding Fathers sh ...  View More

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

Start date: 01/14/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (1/14/2021-2/4/2021)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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Winter may be a time for many plants and animals to hibernate, but in this four-week winter study group we can wake up to the earth with Native Amer ...  View More

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

Start date: 01/14/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (1/14/2021-2/4/2021)

Closed


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Join us as we follow the fascinating life story of Poggio Bracciolini, the renowned book hunter of 15th century Italy. We will read The Swerve — How t ...  View More

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

Start date: 01/14/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (1/14/2021-2/4/2021)

Closed


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The New York Times review of The End of Everything raises the question of whether this is the right time for a book about the destruction of the Uni ...  View More

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

Start date: 01/14/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (1/14/2021-2/4/2021)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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Virginia Woolf doesn't ask for a lot. She just wants a room of her own. Sounds simple enough, but this room has far reaching implications. The room ...  View More

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

Start date: 01/14/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (1/14/2021-2/4/2021)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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This writing and directing tandem has given viewers a catalog of complex and entertaining films over the last thirty years. During the 2019 winter and ...  View More

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

Start date: 01/14/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (1/14/2021-2/4/2021)

Closed


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Do you want to know about the latest developments in science? Every week, for the last forty years, The New York Times has had an extensive section ...  View More

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

Start date: 01/14/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (1/14/2021-2/4/2021)

Closed


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The Economist weekly magazine is widely acclaimed for its thoughtful and stimulating analyses of world news, politics, and business. It also has sec ...  View More

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

Start date: 01/14/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (1/14/2021-2/4/2021)

Closed


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Hannah Arendt is a 20th-century political theoretician who wrote one of the most influential books on the theme of totalitarianism, The Origins of T ...  View More

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

Start date: 01/14/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (1/14/2021-2/4/2021)

Closed


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We construct our lives by making endless decisions — from trivial to life altering. Most of the minor ones we make alone. For many of the most impor ...  View More

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

Start date: 01/14/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (1/14/2021-2/4/2021)

Closed


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Julian Barnes' Man Booker Prize-winning novel, The Sense of an Ending (Vintage, 2012), focuses on Tony Webster, a middle-aged man living in comforta ...  View More

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

Start date: 01/14/21

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Weekly - Thu 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (1/14/2021-2/4/2021)

Email olli@northwestern.edu for more information.


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