Courses – Fall 2022 / Science & Philosophy / AGING

Coordinators: Art Spar, Bryn Meehan, Larry Shapiro

The class will study the phenomenon of aging, from lectures on biology to discussion topics related to aging.

We will use literary stories, the arts and sciences and innovative thinking to explore the many aspects of aging. The common thread will be its relevance to our life experience. The format will encourage learning through presentation and discussion.

Topics include: Anatomy and Physiology, Medicine, Staying Healthy, Philosophy, Psychology, Literature, Performing and Fine Arts, Illness, Innovative Housing, Death, Friendship, Family and Community.

A WEEK / THURSDAY/ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Fall 2022 Class Schedule: Aging

Date

Presenter

Title

Sep 8

Art Spar

Retirement

Sep 22 

Bryn Meehan

Death: Ready or Not, Here It Comes!

Oct 6

Larry Shapiro

The Philosophy of Aging

Oct 20

Pete Weis

The Biology of Aging

Nov 3

Mary Ann Donnell

Death Cafe

Nov 17

Debbie Golomb

Artists and Aging

Dec 8

Roy Clary

Scenes from The Gin Game performed with June Jacobson


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