Open Classes

updated 9/13/2018  (“L” denotes Luncheon at Trumps Catering or Talmage Terrace)

Start Date Class Title Presenter Assigned Schedule
9/21/2018 Chautauqua: A Center for the Arts, Religion, and Education Peter Balsamo Friday, September 21, 2018  10:00 – 11:45 AM
9/21/2018 Vietnam: An Unforgettable War and an Amazing Recovery Bob Guy Fridays, September 21, 28, 2018  1:00 – 3:00 PM
9/24/2018 Accessible Exercise: Stay Active Anywhere Lauren Roland Mondays & Fridays, September 24, 28; October 22, 2018  9:00 – 10:15 AM
9/24/2018 Artificial Intelligence for Novices Jack Hansen Monday, September 24, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
9/24/2018 Biology 101: A Mini-course in Biology for Non-majors Bill Barstow Mondays & Wednesdays, September 24 – October 3, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
9/24/2018 All About OLLIs: Insights from National Surveys Jack Hansen Monday, September 24, 2018  1:00 – 2:15 PM
9/24/2018 Architecture in Athens:  Then and Now James Lineberger Mondays, September 24 – October 8, 2018  1:00 – 3:00 PM
9/25/2018 Immigrant Visas: Myths and Truths Barbara Armstrong Tuesday, September 25, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
9/25/2018 2018 Election: What to Expect (L) Lief Carter/Bob Grafstein Tuesday, September 25, 2018 Noon – 1:30 PM
9/25/2018 UGA Performing Arts Center: Behind the Scenes Jeffrey Martin Tuesday, September 25, 2018  4:30 – 6:30 PM
9/28/2018 Five Ingredient Recipes for Heathy Cooking – B (Newly Added) Amy Whipple Monday, September 28, 2018  9:00 – 10:15 AM
10/1/2018 Our Creative Universe Howard Page Mondays, October 1, 8, 2018  9:00 – 10:15 AM
10/2/2018 People under the Microscope: Human Research Over the Years Kim Fowler/Lisa Kelly Tuesday, October 2, 2018  9:00 – 10:15 AM
10/3/2018 20th Century Maritime Commerce Raiders Jim Alberts Wednesday, October 3, 2018  1:00 – 3:45 PM
10/3/2018 Birth Abroad and U.S. Citizenship Barbara Armstrong Wednesday, October 3, 2018  2:30 – 3:45 PM
10/4/2018 Past and Future of the Firefly Trail and Athens Greenway Mary Cook/Brad Sanders Thursday, October 4, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
10/5/2018 Communicating About Flu and Infectious Diseases: It’s Not Easy Glen Nowak Friday, October 5, 2018  2:30 – 3:45 PM
10/8/2018 Trash to Recyclables: Don’t Waste Away! Suki Janssen Mondays & Wednesdays, October 8 – 15, 2018  9:00 – 10:15 AM
10/9/2018 Encore: A New Lifestage. What Is It? What’s in It for You? (Skype) Betsy Werley Tuesday, October 9, 2018  9:00 – 10:15 AM
10/9/2018 UGA through the Centuries Nash Boney Tuesday, October 9, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
10/9/2018 Bombs Away! Reasons to Remove Ordnances on Vieques, Puerto Rico (L) Jim Porter Tuesday, October 9, 2018  Noon – 1:30 PM
10/9/2018 Wine Flavors and Food Pairing – B (Newly Added) Joe Frank Tuesday, October 9, 11, 2018  2:30 – 3:45 PM
10/9/2018 Technology and Older Adults: The Longevity Explorers (Skype) Richard Caro Tuesday, October 9, 2018  2:30 – 3:45 PM
10/10/2018 Preservation of Old Athens (Jackson Street) Cemetery Janine Duncan Wednesday, October 10, 2018  9:30 – 11:15 AM
10/10/2018 Reading Now: Exploring the Arc of Our Lives through Books Jim Marshall Wednesday, October 10, 2018  1:00 – 2:15 PM
10/11/2018 Agnes Varda: The Most Important Woman Filmmaker in the World (L) Richard Neupert Thursday, October 11, 2018 Noon – 1:30 PM
10/12/2018 Telling Real Stories from Your Life Jan Turner Fridays, October 12 – 26, 2018  2:30 – 3:45 PM
10/13/2018 Beech Haven:  A Walking Tour – B Nat Kuykendall Saturday, October 13, 2018  9:00 – 11:45 AM
10/15/2018 Whales and North-Atlantic Cold-Water Environs John Schell Monday, October 15, 2018  9:00 – 11:45 AM
10/16/2018 Band of Brothers: D-Day 6 June 1944, A Preview Lawrence Saul Tuesday, October 16, 2018  9:00 – 11:45 AM
10/16/2018 Glory, Glory to Ole Georgia: Revisit UGA Sports Legends Mark Maxwell Tuesday, October 16, 2018  1:00 – 2:15 PM
10/17/2018 Jeannette Rankin and the Women’s Scholarship Fund She Began Karen Sterk Wednesday, October 17, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
10/17/2018 An Inside Look from the “Voice of The Lady Dawgs” Jeff Dantzler Wednesday, October 17, 2018  1:00 – 2:15 PM
10/18/2018 Embodied Spirituality Tom Camp Thursday, October 18, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
10/18/2018 Garden Tour: West Broad Market Garden Nancy Stangle Thursday, October 18, 2018  1:00 – 2:15 PM
10/19/2018 Humans Need Not Apply? Artificial Intelligence Dan Everett Friday, October 19, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
10/22/2018 Spanish: Beyond the Basics Bianca Gonzalez Mondays & Thursdays, October 22 – December 13, 2018  9:00 – 10:30 AM
10/22/2018 Drawing Fundamentals for OLLIs Margaret Agner Mondays & Wednesdays, October 22 – 31, 2018  2:30 – 3:45 PM
10/23/2018 Spiritual Vitality and Faithful Aging Susan Amick Tuesday, October 23, 2018  10:00 – 11:30 AM
10/23/2018 China’s Transition to Global Power Under Xi Jinping (L) Cliff Pannell Tuesday, October 23, 2018  Noon – 1:30 PM
10/24/2018 Martin Luther King Jr.: Rarely Seen Footage Mary Miller Wednesday, October 24, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
10/24/2018 Poetry Writing Workshop Adrien Helm Wednesdays, October 24 – November 14, 2018  1:30 – 3:30 PM
10/25/2018 Move Better to Live Better Jessica Groves-Chapman Thursdays, October 25; November 29; December 13, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
10/26/2018 Health & Wellness 101 Christopher Milton Friday, October 26, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
10/26/2018 UGA Ramsey Center: Tour & Introduction Donna Dolittle Friday, October 26, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
10/29/2018 More Plant Stories: Still Delicious, Delightful, and Deadly David Knauft Monday, October 29, 2018  9:00 – 10:15 AM
10/29/2018 The Appalachian Trail: If “HE” Can Do It, “I” Can Do It! Buddy Wier Monday, October 29, 2018  1:00 – 2:15 PM
10/30/2018 HeritageQuest Online: Finding Your Family Laura Carter Tuesday, October 30, 2018  9:00 AM – Noon
10/30/2018 Happy Valley Pottery: Building Crafts Into a Business Jerry Chappelle Tuesday, October 30, 2018  1:00 – 3:45 PM
10/30/2018 All about OLLI@UGA Tim Meehan Tuesdays, October 30 – November 13, 2018  2:30 – 3:45 PM
10/31/2018 Being Social Matters: How Can Communities Prevent Isolation? Kerstin Emerson Wednesday, October 31, 2018  Noon – 1:00 PM
11/1/2018 Global Travel, A Cornucopia of Exciting Possibilities Adam Wilson Thursday, November 1, 2018  9:00 – 11:45 AM
11/2/2018 Keeping the Kaiser Out of Clarke: UGA and the Great War Steven Brown Friday, November 2, 2018  2:30 – 3:45 PM
11/5/2018 Men’s Wisdom Works: Redefining Retirement for Men Chuck Fink Monday, November 5, 2018  1:00 – 3:00 PM
11/5/2018 Guide Dog Foundation: How They Help Kortney Kurtz Monday, November 5, 2018  5:30 – 7:30 PM
11/6/2018 Understanding American Muslims: Past and Present (L) Edward Mitchell Tuesday, November 6, 2018 Noon – 1:30 PM
11/6/2018 Opioid Epidemic: What Should We Do? Margaret Holt Tuesdays, November 6 – 20, 2018  1:00 – 3:45 PM
11/7/2018 Atlanta Child Murders of 1979-1981: What the Footage Tells Us Mary Miller Wednesday, November 7, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
11/7/2018 Fused Glass Art: Studio Demonstration – A Babs Kall Wednesday, November 7, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
11/7/2018 International Travel: Prep and Pack Judith DeJoy Wednesday, November 7, 2018  1:00 – 2:15 PM
11/8/2018 Fused Glass Art: Studio Demonstration – B Babs Kall Thursday, November 8, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
11/9/2018 Moina Michael: The Poppy Lady Marie Mize Friday, November 9, 2018  2:30 – 3:45 PM
11/12/2018 World War One’s Final Battle: The Meuse-Argonne Offensive Bill Cosgrove Monday, November 12, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
11/12/2018 Sergeant Alvin C. York: American Hero from the Meuse-Argonne Battle Bill Cosgrove Monday, November 12, 2018  1:00 – 2:15 PM
11/13/2018 Express Yourself: Creative Writing Styles and You Jeff Kilpatrick Tuesday, November 13, 2018  9:00 – 10:15 AM
11/13/2018 South Korea: History, Politics and Culture Rusty Brooks Tuesdays, November 13 – 27, 2018  Noon – 1:00 PM
11/14/2018 Senior Living: Be Educated For You And/Or Your Parents Mary Stribling Wednesday, November 14, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
11/14/2018 Black Images in American Art History 1710–1940 Geraldine Williams Wednesday, November 14, 2018  1:00 – 2:15 PM
11/15/2018 Athens Music Scene Before It Was Famous Greg Haynes Thursday, November 15, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
11/16/2018 Grand Canyon National Park (Newly Added) Bob Woodall Friday, November 16, 2018  9:00 – 10:15 PM
11/16/2018 Finding Purpose and Happiness in Retirement: The Ingredients (Skype) Marianne Oehser Friday, November 16, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
11/19/2018 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Dan Everett Monday, November 19, 2018  9:00 – 10:15 AM
11/19/2018 Chickenology 101 (NEW DATE/LOC) Nick Dale Monday, November 5, 2018  9:00 – 11:45 AM
11/26/2018 Family Tree Maker: Exploring Your Heredity Gene Wengert Monday, November 26, 2018  9:00 – 10:15 AM
11/27/2018 Rise and Fall (and Rise Again?) of Communism Gary Bertsch Tuesday, November 27, 2018  2:30 – 3:45 PM
11/28/2018 Retirement on Your Terms Kevin Frutiger Wednesday, November 28, 2018  2:30 – 3:45 PM
11/29/2018 Kicking Ash & Taking Names: A David-and-Goliath Battle, 2016 (L) Dink NeSmith Thursday, November 29, 2018  Noon – 1:30 PM
11/29/2018 Animal Rescue Around Athens: Anyone Can Get Involved Sherrie Hines Thursday, November 29, 2018  2:30 – 3:45 PM
11/30/2018 Climate Change: Where Do We Stand? Dan Everett Friday, November 30, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
11/30/2018 Invasive Non-Native Plants:  Identification and Control Gary Crider Friday, November 30, 2018  1:00 – 3:45 PM
12/3/2018 Bugs in Your Trees! Brittany Barnes Monday, December 3, 2018  9:00 – 10:15 AM
12/4/2018 Reflections of a Former Director of UGA’s Performing Arts Center (L) George Foreman Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Noon – 1:30 PM
12/5/2018 Pets: An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure Christopher Elder Wednesday, December 5, 2018  9:00 – 10:15 AM
12/5/2018 Germans in the Mediterranean During World War Two John Rieken Wednesday, December 5, 2018  1:00 – 3:45 PM
12/6/2018 Gardening for Kids…of All Ages! Richard Ludwig Thursday, December 6, 2018  10:30 – 11:45 AM
12/7/2018 Balancing the Federal Budget Michael Lynch Friday, December 7, 2018  2:30 – 3:45 PM