LIVING THE GOOD LIFE: INSPIRATION FROM PHILOSOPHY AND THE SCIENCE OF HUMAN NATURE  (LR)

M101



Mondays & Thursdays

10am-12:50pm

Williams College

Room TBA

Williamstowm

1/6, 1/9, 1/13, 1/16, 1/23,
1/27, 1/30

Seven Sessions












CLOSED- AT CAPACITY

A special Intergenerational Intensive with Williams College students

OLLI is pleased to offer our first-ever Wintersession intensive in concert with Williams College.  Join Williams College students for a stimulating intergenerational exploration of happiness, flourishing, morality and justice. The course pairs central texts from the classical and western philosophical tradition with recent findings in cognitive psychology and related fields.  OLLI students will participate with Williams College students in seven discussion sessions across the month of January.

NOTE: Registration to this event is limited to ten OLLI members.  

The course meets from 10:00am - 12:50pm on the following Mondays and Thursdays in January:

  • Monday Jan 6 (note early start date)
  • Thursday Jan 9
  • Monday Jan 13
  • Thursday Jan 16
  • (No classes on Monday, Jan 20: Martin Luther King Jr Day)
  • Thursday Jan 23
  • Monday Jan 27
  • Thursday Jan 30

Thomas Hodgson holds an M.A. in Philosophy from Yale. He retired from Philips Academy in 2017 where he was chair of the Philosophy Department.

Virginia O’Leary, Professor Emerita, Auburn University, holds a Ph.D. in Social Psychology from Wayne State University.

Both are adjunct professors at Williams College.

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