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  • Term Dates: Jan. 11 - Feb. 26, 2021
  • No classes on Monday, January 18 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
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  • Request Period: Nov. 23 - Dec. 7, 4 p.m.
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    begins Dec. 11, after 9:00 a.m.; ends two days prior to each course start date

Spring 2021

  • Term Dates: Mar. 22 - May 7, 2021
  • Proposal Submission Deadline: Nov. 25
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    week of Feb. 8
  • Request Period: Feb. 8 - Feb. 22, 4 p.m.
  • Allocation Period: Feb. 23 - 25
  • Additional Registration Period: begins Feb. 26, after 3 p.m.; ends two days prior to each course start date

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  • Term Dates: June 7-July 2
  • Proposal Submission Deadline: Feb. 5
  • Course guide in homes and on website: week of Apr. 19
  • Request Period: Apr. 19-May 3, 4 p.m.
  • Allocation Period: May 4-6
  • Additional Registration Period: begins Friday, May 7, AFTER 3 PM
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30724 Curator's Picks: Top 10 TED Talks of 2019   NEW!

As leader of TED, the now renowned nonprofit organization that hosts idea-based talks, British-American businessman Chris Anderson curates an annual list of his favorites from the year. His picks from 2019 feature sleep, satire, synthetic biology, altruism, and supercharged plants, among others. This discussion-based course will delve into the topics covered by all 13 talks. Participants will be asked to view two TED Talks prior to each course session and come to class prepared to share their observations and opinions.

 

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The following course is FULL and no longer taking registrations. Feel free to add yourself to the waitlist by clicking the "Add to Waitlist" button below.

The office will notify you if there are seats that become available. Please do not attend courses for which you are waitlisted.

Schedule: 7 sessions | W 3/24/2021–5/5/2021 |  12:30 PM–2:00 PM | Online |
Course Leader(s): Marghe Tabar

Seats Available: -9

 

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