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Professor Nina Goodey is a researcher in the areas of soil chemistry and biochemistry. She will be discussing global warming and the health of our soi ...  View More

1100033

Instructor : Nina Goodley 

Tuition: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 11/13/2018, ending 11/13/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00

Call 973-744-0500 x2224 to register


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Few American artists are as celebrated and notorious as Andy Warhol. His iconic paintings, silk screens, photography, films, and sculptures have becom ...  View More

440215

Instructor : Janet Mandel 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 11/14/2018, ending 11/14/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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Chiaroscuro is a technique employed by artists to depict volume and mass through the use of light and shadow. Baroque artists such as Caravaggio and A ...  View More

440221

Instructor : Instructor To be determined 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 11/15/2018, ending 11/15/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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The unique modern forum of the world's fair galvanized the citizens of the nineteenth century, a time of technological revolution and tumultuous socia ...  View More

440220

Instructor : Ingrid Steffensen 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 11/27/2018, ending 11/27/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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What made Lincoln, FDR, and LBJ do the right thing? When Lincoln emancipated the slaves, when FDR emancipated labor, when LBJ made segregation illegal ...  View More

440213

Instructor : Steve Golin 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 11/28/2018, ending 11/28/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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We are talking with our gadgets more and more--our phones, our personal assistants, even our fridges. And while the technology is certainly impressive ...  View More

1100032

Instructor : Jonathan Howell 

Tuition: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 12/4/2018, ending 12/4/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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Eugène Delacroix, the artist who most fully embodies French Romanticism in the visual arts, developed a style and subject matter intended to evoke int ...  View More

440214

Instructor : Anne Betty Weinshenker 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 12/5/2018, ending 12/5/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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The Sino - U.S. rivalry goes well beyond commercial competition and the Korean Peninsula security. We will discuss the many ways Beijing can affect Am ...  View More

440219

Instructor : Pierre Fabian 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 12/6/2018, ending 12/6/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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Beginning in England, the drastic changes from an agricultural age to the new age of the machine and its effect on the rich and the urban poor.

440217

Instructor : Eugene Lieber 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Fri 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM; starting 12/7/2018, ending 12/7/2018

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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