Cedar Ridge

January, 2015 - The Holocaust

UW-Washington County Professors Emeritus, Dr. Patricia Roby (English) and Dr. Michael Thorn (History) team up to deliver an incredible thought-provoking discussion of the Holocaust. Discussion for weeks 1 and 2 will include the Youth Nazi Movement, the T-4 Program and the Nazi regime's desire to eliminate people who they believed were unworthy of living. Weeks 3 and 4 will cover how the holocaust began in teh ghettos and the mobilization of the extermination of all Jews as well as general discussion, where participants can bring in their own questions.

Dates: Thursdays, January 8, 15, 22, 29, 2015
Time: 2:00pm-3:00pm
Location: Cedar Ridge Grand Hall
Tuition: $32.00 for the series
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February, 2015 - North American Indians

Dr. Christopher Hays, Professor of Anthropology at UW-Washington County, is the presenter. 

This class uses an anthropological perspective to survey the Native American peoples north of Mexico, ranging from pre-history to the present.   We will focus primarily on the historic period to the present in four regions of North America: the Northwest Coast, the Southwest, the Great Lakes area, and the Southeast.

Dates: Thursdays, February 5, 12, 19, 26 
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location:  First Floor - North Education Room
Tuition: $32.00 for the series
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