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Dan Youngberg


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Tuesday, 4/15/2014

9:30-11:30 am
Mike Aronson presents
Shakespeare's Globe in Corvallis

1:30-3:30 pm
Lynne Clendentin presents
OPB and the New Media Landscape: Challenges and Opportunities

Wednesday, 4/16/2014

9:30-11:30 am
Rebecca Vega-Thurber presents
The Smoking Gun Behind Marine Disease and Coral Decline

Thursday, 4/17/2014

9:30-11:30 am
Tony Van Vliet presents
Down the Yellow Brick Road to see the Wizard? Who can change State Revenues?

1:30-3:30 pm
Sander Hoekstra presents
A Touch of Dutch Culture

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ALL News

Class Changes

  • The Art Strand class, Sourdough: History, Art, and Science Leavened with Practical Advice by Andrew Ross, scheduled for April 22, 2014 has been postponed until fall term, Tuesday, September 23 at 1:30 pm.


  • Wednesday, April 23, 11:30 am
  • Tuesday, May 13, 3:30 pm
  • Thursday, June 5, 3:30 pm

Committee Meetings

  • April 21, 2:00-4:00 pm: Advisory Council Meeting, Margaret Dutton, Chair
  • April 28, 1:30-3:30 pm: Curriculum Committee, fall term planning meeting #2, David Eiseman, Chair

Volunteer Spotlight

During spring term 2014 the spotlight is on Nancy Groesz.

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ALL Class Notes

One Writer's Story

Susan Jackson Rodgers graciously has shared her slides and notes with us. To see Susan's notes, after opening the file with Adobe Reader, click on "Comment" in the upper right hand corner of your Adobe Reader. Her notes will show up as annotations on the side.

Australian Reading List

On October 30 Dr. Per Henningsgaard of PSU spoke on Australian literature. He has provided a compendium of several top-10 lists of Australian novels.

The Thin Edge of Dignity

Dick Weinman, ALL member and the presenter of "The Thin Edge of Dignity" regarding living in an assisted living facility, now has a blog by the same name at http://states.aarp.org/tag/dick-weinman/. (This web address was updated and verified 11/29/2013.)

Gala Dinner Recipes

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