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Session 1 of 4
Tuesday, March 21, 2023 - 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET

In many ways, the history of French music is also the history of Western music. But what makes French music French? In a 4-part series, lecturer and concert pianist Rachel Franklin combines presentations and piano demonstrations to explore the social, political, religious, and cultural influences that shaped the output of France’s great composers and presents a selection of the greatest works in the literature.

Session 4 of 5
Tuesday, March 21, 2023 - 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. ET

The work of American artists today explores an enormous range of materials, techniques, and styles—a  pluralistic experimentation that encompasses forms from conceptual and super-realist art to environmental and performance art. Art historian Nancy G. Heller surveys the roots and later influences of radical American art from the last five decades. (World Art History Certificate core course, 1 credit)

Session 9 of 9
Tuesday, March 21, 2023 - 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. ET

Explore your relationship to individual colors and how they connect to many facets of your life. Practice simple and playful acrylic painting techniques incorporating all the colors of the spectrum, plus black and white. Then, begin to record personal stories in a journal to use every day.

Session 5 of 5
Tuesday, March 21, 2023 - 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET

Working with watercolor, employ beautiful and minimal brush strokes to depict the wonders of the natural world in the style of Sumi-e, meant to convey the Ch’i or vital energy of what it depicts.

Session 3 of 3
Tuesday, March 21, 2023 - 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. ET

Learn to warp the ridged heddle loom for a plaid design and create a woven structure with a repeating sequence. Students will work on a scarf or table runner during the class.

Session 3 of 4
Tuesday, March 21, 2023 - 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET

Explore how some of the greatest philosophers have approached one of the central questions of the Western tradition—how to define and lead a good life—and how the question lives on today. Philosophy professor Michael Gorman examines the precepts of Plato, Aristotle, Augustine, and Aquinas, as well as the viewpoints of more modern thinkers in an insightful 4-session series.

Session 1 of 4
Tuesday, March 21, 2023 - 6:45 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. ET

Architectural movements and styles mark distinct moments in history. By examining four periods in Western architecture, Rocky Ruggiero, an architectural historian and expert in Renaissance art, traces the development of styles, traditions, trends, and forms beginning in the ancient world and continuing through to the present day. (World Art History Certificate core course, 1 credit)

Wednesday, March 22, 2023 - 10:15 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. ET

For Ages 7 to 11.  Don't miss this exciting science program from the Science Guys of Baltimore!

Session 4 of 4
Wednesday, March 22, 2023 - 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET

Learn the basics of weaving handmade bobbin lace, from winding the bobbins to making four small lace projects.

Session 4 of 4
Wednesday, March 22, 2023 - 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET

Traditional circular patterns have long been used around the world in contemplation and relaxation practices. Learn how to create calming geometric designs that emphasize the connection among the mind, the body, and the spirit.