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Grant Writing for All

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Career #Business #Communication #Finance #Research #OLLI #Event

 11-06-2019 01:00 PM - 12-04-2019 03:00 PM ET


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Computer Maintenance and Internet Security

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Technology #Science #DataScience #ComputerScience #Security #OLLI #Event ​

 09-18-2019 | 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM ET


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A Short History of Healing: From Antiquity to the Renaissance

The University of Michigan Library Special Collections Research Center holds an extraordinary collection of artifacts, manuscripts, and early printed books illustrating the early history of western medicine. In an informal workshop setting, participants will learn about the birth and early development of western medicine through a close viewing of historical artifacts, including ancient papyri, medical amulets, medieval manuscripts, and richly illustrated Renaissance books. The workshop will...


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Everybody Lies

Author Seth Stephens-Davidowitz, a former Google data scientist, lecturer at the Wharton Business School, and NY Times opinion writer, draws this conclusion in the title book. He analyzed data derived from bits of information left on Google, social media, dating, and even porn sites, that reveal people’s personal truths. He maintains that Internet searches done in private and social media postings reveal what folks really think and that people lie to friends, lovers, surveys – even...


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Gerrymandering: Rejecting the Obvious

Now that it’s clear that efforts to deal with gerrymandering cannot be litigated in federal court, the question is whether state independent redistricting commissions are the best approach to the problem. Another approach would be to adopt a state-wide list system of proportional representation, as described in Bob Davidow’s recent article in the Wayne Law Review. With a state-wide system, there would be no district line to draw -- hence no gerrymandering. The proposed system would not...


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Daring Greatly: How the Courage to be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Health/Wellness #Society #Leadership #Parenting #Literature #OLLI

 10-16-2019 01:00 PM - 11-06-2019 03:00 PM ET


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American Dialogue

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #Policy #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #Global #OLLI

 09-25-2019 01:00 PM - 11-06-2019 03:00 PM ET


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The Bee Lady Talks

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Science #Environment/Sustainability #Biology #nature #Sustainability #OLLI ​​​​​​​​​​

 11-04-2019 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM ET


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Renewable Energy in Michigan: Technologies, Public Policies, and Trends

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Environment/Sustainability #Science #Energy #ClimateChange #PublicPolicy #OLLI

 10-28-2019 | 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM ET


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Restoring Movement via Electrodes Implanted in the Brain

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Science #Health/Wellness #BiomedicalEngineering #Neurosciences #Disability #OLLI

 10-29-2019 | 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM ET