Seniors Session IV

University of Wisconsin - River Falls

April 4, 1997

Seniors Outreach Outlines Fourth Session

UW-River Falls will offer two series of classes for Session IV of the Senior Outreach studies: "Morning with a Professor" on Tuesday mornings and "Bits of History" on Thursday mornings.

The classes will be held in Rooms 137-138 of Rodli Commons on the UW-RF campus from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Each session will include a presentation, a coffee break and a discussion period. The sessions are open to all area seniors 55 years of age and older.

The Tuesday class, "Morning with a Professor," will be held on four Thursdays beginning April 22. The four Thursday classes, "Bits of History," will begin April 24.

The Tuesday dates, topics and presenters are:

April 22: "Generational Marketing," Professor Terri Bottum, UW-RF business administration department.

April 29: "Wisconsin Nicaragua Project," Professor Anthony Jilek, UW-RF animal and food science department.

May 6: "The Richard Swensen Sundial," Professor John Sheperd, UW-RF physics department.

May 13: "Modernist Poetry," Professor Lydia Schultz, UW-RF English department.

The Thursday dates, topics and presenters are:

April 24: "Unwanted Wars: Korea and Vietnam," Retired Lt. Col. A.J. Halvorson, River Falls.

May 1: "Les Voyageurs Du Val Du Chippewa," Teri Opfahl and Marge Hebbring, Chippewa Falls.

May 8: "Women and the Social Movements: 19th & 20th Century," Professor Betty Bergland, UW-RF history department.

May 15: "Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War," Lew Mallow, Lincoln enthusiast, Eau Claire.

SOS members will receive class information in the mail. Others who are interested may call the Office of Continuing Education Extension at 715/425-3256 or 800-228-5607 for information about class fees and registration.

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