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Spring 2020 Special Events 

Great Decisions Lecture Series

Saturdays, Johnson Auditorium, 10 a.m. to noon, CCU

Feb. 1 Red Sea Security, Ambassador David Shinn, George Washington University
Feb. 8 India and Pakistan, Elizabeth Threlkeld, Stimson Center, Washington, D.C.
Feb. 15 Artificial Intelligence and Data, Paul Cerkez, CCU Department of Computer Science
Feb. 22 Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking, Elhem Daadaa, Fulbright Language TA from Tunisia

Visit Great Decisions Lecture Series »
Great Decisions Programs Spring 2020 (PDF)

The Artist’s Way

Mondays, Noon to 12:50 p.m., Litchfield

Feb. 24 Barnie Slice

March 2 Pat Mariano

March 9 Doug Fankhauser

March 16 Terry Strawser

March 23 Rebecca Zdybel

The Artist's Way (PDF)  

Coffee with the CCU Deans Series

Fridays, 11-11:50 a.m., Conway

Find out the latest developments in each of the colleges from each dean at Coastal Carolina University.

Feb. 21 Michael Roberts, Gupta College of Science
Feb. 28 Claudia Bornholdt, Thomas W. and Robin W. Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts
March 6 Barbara Ritter, E. Craig Wall Sr. College of Business Administration
March 13 Edward Jadallah, Spadoni College of Education
March 20 Sara Hottinger, HTC Honors College and Center for Interdisciplinary Studies

Travel with OLLI

Hear all about OLLI travel opportunities scheduled with Collette and Premier World

Wednesday, Feb. 12 Discovery for 2020 and 2021 in Litchfield at 10 a.m. and in Conway at 2 p.m.

OLLI Lecture Series on Climate Change

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to noon, Conway, room 100

Feb. 29 Jaime McCauley, assistant professor of sociology
March 7 Paul Gayes, executive director, Burroughs & Chapin Center for Marine and Wetland Studies
March 14 Thomas Mullikin, research professor, Burroughs & Chapin Center
March 21 Zhixiong Shen, assistant professor, marine science
March 28 Julinna Oxley, professor of philosophy (lecture will be on main campus) 

Big or small, be kind to all. In February, OLLI will collect food and supplies for local animal shelters.

The Vietnam War, War and Society Colloquia

Fridays, 2 to 3:30 p.m., Conway

Sponsored by the CCU Department of History

Jan. 24 Philip Whalen
Feb. 7 John Navin
Feb. 21 Brandon Palmer
March 6 Thomas Castillo

Town and Gown at Coastal Carolina University

Saturday, March 28
CCU and OLLI will host a full day of panels, performances, lectures, and more for the community

OLLI Annual Yard Sale

Saturday, April 4
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Conway Education Center
Donations accepted in March at either center. 

OLLI Panel Presentations on Immigration and Migrant Experience

Co-sponsored by AHGEP and located at the Litchfield Education Center

Wednesday, April 1, noon to 2 p.m. Local Conversations on Immigration and Migrant Experience
Thursday, April 9, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Global Conversations on Immigration and Migrant Experience

OLLI Arts and Crafts Sale

Saturday, April 25
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Litchfield Education Center
Outside vendors - $25 a table (register XOLLI 875 L01)
OLLI members - $20 a table (register XOLLI 875 L02)