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OLLI Recordings, Archive Catalogs & More!

Fall 2020 Single Lectures

Ann Todd Jealous and Caroline Haskell - Essential Skills for Embracing Racial Diversity and Equity 

     Presentation to OLLI@CSUMB, 10/29/20 (59:30) | here

Dr. David R. Henderson - To Fear or Not to Fear

    Presentation to OLLI@CSUMB, 11/16/20 (1hr:12min) | here

Dr. Jim McClain - Where the Earth Splits Open 

Presentation to OLLI@CSUMB, 10/15/20 (1hr:29min) | here

Kathy Nielsen - A New Life for Old Photos

Presentation to OLLI@CSUMB, 10/27/20 (1hr:23min) | here

Mimi Sheridan's Julia Morgan - Asilomar and Beyond 

Presentation to OLLI@CSUMB, 9/10/20 (37:23) | here


Community Recordings 

       Peter Hiller's The Creative Life of Jo Mora (48:56) | here

       Celebrate Monterey's 250th Birthday, A Virtual Tour in Nine Postcards
       Carmel Foundation, David Laws 
(27:22) | here


Fall 2020 Recorded Series

Melinda Coffey Armstead - Chopin: Enduring Enigma 

Childhood and Youth (1810-30) | here

In Exile: The Parisian Salons (1830-37) | here

Chopin and George Sand (1838-47) | here

Final Years and Influence (1847-49) | here


Spring 2020 Recorded Series

Dr. Ed Clifton's Deep Sea Secrets  

A Tale of Two Canyons (1:10:21) | here

Oceanic Circulation (59:58) | here

Dr. Roger Luckenbach's Beyond Stonehenge: Megaliths  

Ancient Megaliths, Part 1 (33:24) | here

Where Are Megaliths Found? Part 2 (34:55) | here

Who Were the Megalith Builders? Part 3 (36.57) | here

Why Were Megaliths Built? Part 4 (23:46) | here

Newgrange and Stonehenge Part 5 (47:17) | here 

 Dr. Todd Samra Talks Tunes  

Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon (9:39) | here

Music is the Art of Time (10:03) | here

The Music of Sting (10:49) | here

Peter Gabriel's Passion (12:44) | here

Michael Ipson's Evolution of America  

Session 1: American Lives (1:09.22) | here

Session 2: American Economy and Business (1:22:12) | here

Session 3: American Institutions... (1:03:52) | here

Session 4: Challenges to American (59:20) | here

Single Sessions

Dr. Gamble Madsen's European Art (1945-1965) (1:06:00) | here

Mary Pendlay's The Legacy of David Jacks (56:12) | here

Mike Clancy's Debunking Climate Change (1:56:00) | here

Tutorials 

Ukulele II — Chris Hasegawa and Joe Mancuso offer fun tutorials:

  • Calypso Strumming (video 2:54 min) | here 
  • Chords in the Key of G (video 4:39 min) | here
  • Intro to Tabs (video 12:26 min) | here

Additional News and Resources — Below 


Touched by Your Generosity

...and kindness. We asked you to consider giving to the OLLI Annual Fund and/or via Monterey County Gives! so we can deliver the best OLLI program today and plan for tomorrow. You are doing just that — 122 of you have contributed $33,160 toward our $36,000 fiscal-year goal (June 30, 2021). We thank you for being the love. | Annual Report + How is OLLI Funded? 


Osher National Resource Center 

124 OLLI's, 170,000 members, and 388 cities & towns — visit the Osher National Resource Center for more fun facts about your OLLI network.  

January 2021 OLLI Network Newsletter
The newsletter highlights exciting topics throughout the OLLI network and includes travel opportunities for Osher Institute members. 


Catalog Archive (Click on the catalog image to view)

Fall 2020, Cover image: Jonah Calinawan, The Unremembered Gate, amillionsons.com

Spring 2020, Cover image: Carol Chapman, Canoe Triptych, Carmel Art Association

Fall 2019, Cover image: Jeff Daniel Smith, Evening Shimmer, Galerie Plein Air

Spring 2019, Cover image: Margaret Bruton, Barns on Cass Street,
Monterey Museum of Art  

Fall 2018, Cover image: Timothy A. Sloan, Lunch in Monterey, 
Carmel Art Association

Spring 2018, Cover image: Jeffrey Becom, Monastery with Purple Shadows, Carmel, Jeffrey Becom 

Fall 2017, Cover image: Joe Aki Ouye, At Home, joeakiouye.com

Spring 2017, Cover image: Maggie Taylor, Poet's house, Weston Gallery

Fall 2016, Cover image: Gary Geiger, Door Knocker and Vine, Gallery Sur 


OLLI Writers' Circle Podcasts (Worth a Listen!)

Circle members share their compelling backstories that powered their work via interviews with acclaimed author Elin Kelsey.  Read more here.  Better yet, take a listen here.  


Our Valued Partners

OLLI@CSUMB wishes to thank our valued partners and fellow lifelong learning organizations who enrich our community and provide additional opportunities for engagement.  


Links and Resources