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Go back to college for just one day - AARP sponsors "One Day University" with the Seattle Times


Be bold in the pursuit of knowledge! Spend an exhilarating day attending some of the most popular lectures currently offered at the country’s top universities.

On Saturday, March 5, 2016 The Seattle Times presents “One Day University,” sponsored by AARP Seattle. It’s a fascinating live event with award-winning speakers and world-changing ideas. You’ll hear stars of the academic world give their most mind-blowing, thought-provoking talks.

Join us at the University of Washington’s Kane Hall, where you’ll spend the morning enhancing your knowledge of psychology, history, political science, music and more. Use promo code WA50 at checkout and purchase tickets for just $99 each. You will have the opportunity to select three 60-minute sessions.


Register ONLINE or call 1-800-300-3438.

One Day University
Saturday, March 5, 2016
9:30 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
University of Washington, Kane Hall
4069 Spokane Lane, Seattle, WA 98105
You can register ONLINE or call 1-800-300-3438.


Course options include:

9:30am – 10:35am
“4 Trials That Changed the World”
Austin Sarat  /  Amherst College
“Can Creativity be Taught? The Science Behind Imagination”
Shelley Carson  /  Harvard University

10:50am – 11:55am
“Men, Women, And Politics (A World Of Difference)”
Jennifer Lawless  /  American University
“Gershwin, Ellington, and the Search for the American Sound”
Anna Celenza  /  Georgetown University

12:10pm – 1:15pm
“The 3 Greatest Films in American Cinema”
Marc Lapadula  /  Yale University
“Kings, Queens, and the Idea of Monarchy”
Theresa Earenfight  /  Seattle University


Full course descriptions and registration is available ONLINE or call 1-800-300-3438.  Use promo code WA50 at checkout and purchase tickets for just $99 each.

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