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Live Virtual Trivia Night

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at CourseHorse Experiences - Online Zoom Conference, Live Online, New York, New York 10010

Join CourseHorse for our one-hour special virtual trivia night! Test your knowledge across a wide range of topics including music, movies, pop culture, history, sports, frozen foods, dog breeds, Seinfeld characters, ice cream flavors and many other surprises... How this will work: This will take place live over a Zoom conference. You will either...

Friday Dec 4th, 8pm - 9pm Eastern Time

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History of Photography

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at Chicago Botanic Garden - Online 00000

Explore the history of photography, beginning in 1827 with the first photograph, through the age of daguerreotype portraits, the photograph’s early development as an art form, the invention of Kodak’s Box Brownie, to contemporary photography. Discover great photographers and examine how this relatively new medium has affected our culture. This...

Thursday Jan 14th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm Central Time

  (3 sessions)
$199

3 sessions

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A Master Class on the History of American Diplomacy

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at 92nd Street Y - Online Online Classroom, New York, New York 00000

Lessons in Leadership: A Master Class on the History of American Diplomacy America’s fate is inseparable from the rest of the world. As we approach the work of a new administration, Robert Zoellick, the former Deputy Secretary of State, US Trade Representative, and President of the World Bank, joins David Petraeus for a timely and illuminating master...

Tuesday Dec 8th, 7pm - 8:30pm Eastern Time

The History of Photography: Genre by Genre

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at Los Angeles Center of Photography - Online Distance Learning Class via Zoom, Los Angeles, California 00000

The Los Angeles Center of Photography is thrilled to produce an ongoing series on the history of photography. The series, typically offered the second Friday of each month, will be divided into the genres of photography. This year features street photography, still life, landscape, documentary, and more. Schedule: Friday, February 12, 3 pm, PST – Street...

Friday Dec 11th, 3pm - 4:30pm Pacific Time

Fair Housing - The History and Why

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at Baruch College - CAPS - Online 00000

This course will provide students with background information on Fair Housing. Students enrolled in this course, will have an in depth understanding of the creation and meaning of the law.  Topics to be explored include Fair Housing from the time of the civil war and the civil rights movement, to current times inclusive of green Fair Housing....

Wednesday Apr 7th, 5pm - 9:15pm Eastern Time

Race, Racism, and the Making of American History

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at 92nd Street Y - Online Online Classroom, New York, New York 00000

Join Christina Proenza-Coles, author of American Founders: How People of African Descent Established Freedom in the New World, and Elizabeth Stordeur Pryor, daughter of comedic icon Richard Pryor and author of Colored Travelers: Mobility and the Fight for Citizenship Before the Civil War, for a timely and thought-provoking program that looks...

Thursday Mar 11th, 7pm - 8:30pm Eastern Time

History of the Discipline of Sex Therapy

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at South Shore Sexual Health Center - Virtual Classroom

Sex Therapy has known many major players, from Freud to Kinsey to Masters and Johnson. This course tracks the evolution of the field as well as looking at the pioneers of sex therapy and their contributions to the practice as it exists today. Full of fun media and interesting facts, this course is sure to be much more interesting than your high school...

Tuesday Jan 12th, 5:30pm - 8:30pm Eastern Time

Corporate Social Responsibility Spotlight

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at Be Social Change - Online Learning

How are businesses answering the call of today’s social and environmental challenges? What are for-profit organizations doing to be corporate citizens in times of crisis like the Coronavirus/COVID-19 outbreak and civil rights movement? How is the CSR rule book fundamentally changing as we face divisive political realities? What are for-profit organizations...

Tuesday Jan 12th, 6pm - 7:30pm Eastern Time

Landscape Design History - Online

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at New York Botanical Garden - NYBG Online Classroom

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions. Study theories and principles that have shaped the design of landscapes from antiquity to the present. Explore Eastern and Western garden traditions. Survey all types of gardens and landscapes, including corporate and public spaces, through visual presentations,...

Tuesday Feb 2nd, 10am - 1pm Eastern Time

  (9 sessions)
$655

9 sessions

Oaks, Elms, Beeches: A Natural History

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at Chicago Botanic Garden - Online 00000

Oak, elm, and beech once dominated midwestern forests. Discover ways humans, birds, animals, and insects have used and treasured these revered trees. Explore native habitat, historic uses, appearance in folklore, and contemporary species and cultivars available in the Chicago area today. This class will be taught online via Zoom. All registrations...

Tuesday Feb 2nd, 6:30pm - 8:30pm Central Time

  (3 sessions)
$124

3 sessions

In-Progress Portfolio Critique - Online

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at New York Botanical Garden - NYBG Online Classroom

As a developing artist, you need personalized, supportive evaluation to improve your techniques. This is your chance to bring your finished art and work-in-progress for respectful, careful feedback via group discussion and teacher-led demos. We'll pay special attention to your ability to convey the intricacy of your subject. Are your details complete?...

Wednesday Feb 17th, 10am - 3:30pm Eastern Time

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Herbal Saturday: Intro to Herbal Medicine

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at New York Botanical Garden - NYBG Online Classroom

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions. Are you interested in bringing the natural benefits of herbs and herbal remedies into your life? Discover the differences between herbal medicine and homeopathy, the three major branches of herbalism, and the fascinating history of herbal medicine. Learn how to...

Saturday Jan 9th, 10:30am - 12:30pm Eastern Time

Zoning Analysis and Land Use in NYC

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at Baruch College - CAPS - Online 00000

This course reviews the history of zoning regulations, and how they impact NYC today.  Issues of particular concern to the various communities will be discussed, including land use regulations, building requirements, and preservation. Green building technology and taxes will also be examined. Note: Classroom location listings are also posted...

Monday Apr 5th, 6pm - 8:50pm Eastern Time

  (4 sessions)
$369

4 sessions

Psychedelic Mushrooms - Online

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at New York Botanical Garden - NYBG Online Classroom

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions. Discover the power, the allure, and the science of psychedelic mushrooms. Food journalist and former president of the New York Mycological Society, Eugenia Bone, author of Mycophilia, will discuss the biology of these potent fungi, their cultural history, and contemporary...

Monday Feb 22nd, 6pm - 8pm Eastern Time

Five Plants that Changed the World - Online

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at New York Botanical Garden - NYBG Online Classroom

Yams, pteridophytic ferns, cinchona trees, potatoes, and the American Southern Live Oak have each played a pivotal role in human history, helping to save the world from dire illness and send humans to the moon. Embark on a historical odyssey that uncovers the botany behind how ferns form the foundation for petrochemicals, why tree bark helps slow the...

Wednesday Feb 24th, 10am - 12pm Eastern Time

  (2 sessions)
$85

2 sessions

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