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Public Affairs  

The PBAF category includes Political Science, International Relations, Law, and Current Events courses.

 

  • An Introduction to Cyberwar

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  • Fee: $44.00

  • Instructor: William Adams

  • Dates: 4/20/2020 - 5/11/2020

    Times: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Sessions: 4

    Days: M

  • Building: Homewood Suites - Room: Albemarle Room

  • Location Address: 2036 India Road Charlottesville, VA 22901

 

  • Challenges for Capitalism in the U.S. in 2020

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  • Fee: $44.00

  • Instructor: Bob Sack

  • Dates: 4/30/2020 - 5/21/2020

    Times: 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Sessions: 4

    Days: Th

  • Building: The Center - NEW LOCATION! - Room: Classroom

  • Location Address: 540 Belvedere Blvd Charlottesville, VA 22901

 

  • Charlottesville Then and Now: Reshaping Our Story

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  • Fee: $11.00

  • Instructor: Elizabeth Donohoe, Michael Wolfe

  • Dates: 3/17/2020 - 3/17/2020

    Times: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Sessions: 1

    Days: Tu

  • Building: Jefferson School African American Heritage Center - Room: Classroom

  • Location Address: 233 4th St. NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

 

  • Education and the Presidency: Public Schools in a Democracy (PBAF021) NEW!

  • Instructor: Elizabeth Donohoe

  • Sessions: 4      Dates: 3/4/2020 - 3/25/2020  

  • Times: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

         Days: W

  • Course Location: OLLI Conference Room - Conference Room

  • Location Address: 485 Hillsdale Drive Charlottesville, VA 22901

  • Fee: $44.00      

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  • Meeting of Opposites: Walking Uphill Together

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  • Fee: $54.00

  • Instructor: Henry McHenry

  • Dates: 2/27/2020 - 4/2/2020

    Times: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Sessions: 6

    Days: Th

  • Building: OLLI Conference Room - Room: Conference Room

  • Location Address: 485 Hillsdale Drive Charlottesville, VA 22901

 

  • Selected TEDTalks - Ideas Worth Sharing (PBAF023) NEW!

  • Instructor: Lewis White

  • Sessions: 6      Dates: 4/17/2020 - 5/22/2020  

  • Times: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

         Days: F

  • Course Location: R.R. Smith Center for History and Art - Lecture Room

  • Location Address: 22 South New St Staunton, VA 24401

  • Fee: $54.00      

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  • The 2020 Campaign

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  • Fee: $44.00

  • Instructor: Bob Lorish

  • Dates: 4/22/2020 - 5/13/2020

    Times: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Sessions: 4

    Days: W

  • Building: OLLI Conference Room - Room: Conference Room

  • Location Address: 485 Hillsdale Drive Charlottesville, VA 22901

 

  • The 2020 Campaign

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  • Fee: $44.00

  • Instructor: Bob Lorish

  • Dates: 4/22/2020 - 5/13/2020

    Times: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

  • Sessions: 4

    Days: W

  • Building: OLLI Conference Room - Room: Conference Room

  • Location Address: 485 Hillsdale Drive Charlottesville, VA 22901

  • NOTE: Registration for this section is for part two for Fall 2019 students or with permission of the instructor. The 2020 election is beginning the home stretch. Get engaged in the process; everyone's voice and vote counts. Do the Democrats have a presumptive nominee or will the Democratic Convention select the candidate? What's happening on the Republican side? Which party will control the Senate? What is your reaction to how the media has reported on election developments? Come and share your thoughts and ideas with fellow OLLI members.

 

  • Virginia's Death Penalty: the Future is History (SCSC001) 

  • Instructor: Dale Brumfield

  • Sessions: 6      Dates: 4/16/2020 - 5/21/2020  

  • Times: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

         Days: Th

  • Course Location: Homewood Suites - Albemarle Room

  • Location Address: 2036 India Road Charlottesville, VA 22901

  • Fee: $54.00      

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  • What Was I Thinking? Decision Making and the Brain

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  • Fee: $44.00

  • Instructor: Terry Newell

  • Dates: 4/15/2020 - 5/6/2020

    Times: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Sessions: 4

    Days: W

  • Building: The Center - NEW LOCATION! - Room: Classroom

  • Location Address: 540 Belvedere Blvd Charlottesville, VA 22901

 

  • World-Class Ideas about the State of Humanity Today and Tomorrow

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  • Fee: $44.00

  • Instructor: Allen Hench

  • Dates: 4/20/2020 - 5/11/2020

    Times: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Sessions: 4

    Days: M

  • Building: Meadows Presbyterian - Room: Choir Room

  • Location Address: 2200 Angus Road Charlottesville, VA 22901