University Learning Community
Short non-credit courses
on the Georgetown University Campus,
for persons ‘55 or
Preregistration is required. Class-size will be
Parking ($3/hour) in the South Parking Garage, entered
from Canal Road.
Registration fees are $30 for one
course, $50 for two or more courses.
members (and their spouses) of
of Main-Campus Retired Faculty, The DC Alumni Club, The GU
and present or past GU Learning Community faculty
exempt from fees.
For registration, please scroll to the bottom of
This Semester, all classes will be held in
The Murray Room, Fifth Floor, Lauinger Library.
Trafficking and Modern Slavery
Ellen Henderson, Professor of Biology,
Wednesdays, 1:00-2:30 p.m.; Feb. 26, March 5 and 12.
Scott Fitzgerald: More Than Ever
Lilly, Professor of English, Emeritus, SUNY Binghamton
March 13, 20, 27
The Social Impact of
the Internet Now and in the Future
Rainie, Director, Pew Research Center’s
Project on The Internet and American Life and Former Managing Editor, U.S.
News and World Report
Tuesdays, 2:00-3:30 p.m.; March 18, 25 and April 1
Bastards' and ‘Learned Ladies:'
Politics, and Imagination in the Italian Renaissance Court
Warin, Director of the Renaissance Company and
former Director of Continuing
Education of Georgetown University
Thursdays, 1:00-2:30 p.m.;
March 27, April 3 and 10
Ecological Perspective on the Chesapeake Bay
Sze, Associate Professor of Biology, Emeritus.
Wednesdays, 1:00-2:30 p.m.; April 2, 9, 16
from Galileo and Darwin about the Science/Theology Interface
L. Currie, S.J., Director, Jesuit Commons and former President of the Association
of Jesuit Colleges and Universities.
Tuesdays, 1:00-2:30 p.m.; April 15, 22, and 29
To access the
registration form, please click here.
After the last session of each course,
please complete a course-evaluation form
for that course.
If you have questions, please
or telephone The
Center for Continuing and Professional Education (CCPE) at
Click here to view a short video
of part of a lecture given by Professor Emerita Joan Holmer on October 32,
2008 in a GU LC course:
Shakespeare: Textual, Theatrical, and Thematic."
(Viewing the video
requires the "quick time video player".
Click here for a free
download of the QTVP program.)
Prior-semester GU LC course programs
2013, Spring 2013, Fall 2012, Spring
2012, Fall 2011, Spring 2011, Fall
2010, Spring 2010, Fall 2009, Spring 2009,
Fall 2008, Spring 2008,
2007, Fall 2006, Fall 2005 and Spring 2006
Opinions expressed by GULC
instructors are their own and do not necessarily reflect opinions of
Georgetown University, the Association of Main-Campus Retired Faculty, the DC
Alumni Club, the Library Associates, or the School for Continuing and