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March 2018

Master Chats: A Series for Advanced Learning

March 9, 2018 @ 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Golda Meir Library, Conference Center, fourth floor, 2311 E. Hartford Ave.
Milwaukee, 53211
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"Milwaukee: Perspectives on Race Before, During and After the Civil Rights Years" Presented by Frank Schneiger ’64, Founder and Principal, Frank Schneiger and Associates. UWM’s Master Chats feature distinguished professors and alumni speakers presenting on a range of engaging topics.…

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Great Books Roundtable Discussions

March 28, 2018 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Mary Wollstonecraft Introduction and Chapter 12 of A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792) Hannah More Chapter 2, Chapter 4, and Chapter 7 of Strictures on the Modern System of Female Education (1799) No expertise or prerequisites are required.  We only ask that you read the selected texts.  Any…

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April 2018

Master Chats: A Series for Advanced Learning

April 6, 2018 @ 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Golda Meir Library, Conference Center, fourth floor, 2311 E. Hartford Ave.
Milwaukee, 53211
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"From Anthrax to Zika: Emerging Pandemic Threats" Presented by Dr. Michael LeMay '66 & '67, Professor Emeritus, California State University – San Bernardino, award-winning teacher and author of 26 books. UWM’s Master Chats feature distinguished professors and alumni speakers presenting…

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Great Books Roundtable Discussions

April 25, 2018 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

John Muir “Through the Foothills with a Flock of Sheep” and “The Yosemite” from My First Summer in Yosemite (1911) Aldo Leopold “The Land Ethic” from A Sand County Almanac (1948) No expertise or prerequisites are required.  We only ask that you read the…

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2018 Maps & America: The Arthur Holzheimer Lecture Series

April 26, 2018 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

"Franciscan Cartography of the Peruvian Amazon in the Second Half of the Eighteenth Century" presented by Carme Montaner, Institute Cartografic i Geologic de Catalunya/Spain. This will be the 29th “Maps & America” lecture, supported by an endowment created by Arthur and…

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May 2018

Great Books Roundtable Discussions

Giovanni Boccaccio The introduction to and all ten stories from the First Day of The Decameron (ca. 1350) No expertise or prerequisites are required.  We only ask that you read the selected texts.  Any version of these stories may be used to prepare for discussion, but…

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