Senior Scholars of Cedar Campus
First Ladies in History
Join John Degnitz, a history instructor at UW-Washington County, in this five-part series examining various first ladies. Each class will look at a different notable first lady in history and the contribution they made in our world.
Dates: Thursday, October 3, 10,17,24,31
Instructor: John Degnitz
Location: Cedar Ridge
A New England Primer: The literature, history, and theology of Boston and Concord, Massachusetts
From Colonial Times until the American Civil War, Boston and Concord were the epicenters of American history, literature, and theology. Join Mike Mattek, English instructor at UW-Washington County, and discover the importance of these two cities—one large, one small—and their connections to the Puritan founders, the Revolutionary War, and the Transcendentalists.
People in History
John Degnitz, a history instructor at UW-Washington County, will examine some very influential historical figures in this five-part series. Martin Luther King Jr., Karl Marx, Isaac Newton, Charles Darwin, and Einstein will be studied in this history course.
Religious and Philosophical People in History
Rich Edwards, a philosophy instructor at UW-Washington County, will examine various religious and philosophical figures in this six-part series . Each class will look at a different person and the pivotal influence they had in shaping our world. Muhammad, Jesus Christ, Buddha, Confucius, Gandhi, and Paul of Tarsus will be studied in this course.