OLLI Videos: Course Previews and Member Testimonials

Preview Courses

Chasing a Dream: A History of Democracy

Chasing a Dream: A History of Democracy

Instructor: Steve Harris

Fall Session One 2017

Dazzling Dames of Broadway

Dazzling Dames of Broadway

Instructor: Bonnie Weiss

Fall Session One 2017

Drawing: En Plein Air in SF Botanical Gardens

Drawing: En Plein Air in SF Botanical Gardens

Instructor: Tana Quincy Arcega

Fall Session One 2017

European Masters of the Short Story

European Masters of the Short Story

Instructor: Caroline Smadja

Fall Session One 2017

Global Lens: Documenting the World

Global Lens: Documenting the World

Instructor: Michael Fox

Fall Session One 2017

Goldilocks Planet: Earth's Climate History

Goldilocks Planet: Earth's Climate History

Instructor: Warren Wiscombe

Fall Session One 2017

Passport to the Entire History of Art

Passport to the Entire History of Art

Instructor: Karen Lee McSorley

Fall Session One 2017

Russia's Long Revolution: The Big Surprise

Russia's Long Revolution: The Big Surprise

Instructor: Richard Robbins

Fall Session One 2017

The Post-Truth Era: Fact or Fiction?

The Post-Truth Era: Fact or Fiction?

Instructor: Linda J. Pulliam

Fall Session One 2017

Turn Turn Turn: The 1960s Folk-Rock Revolution

Turn Turn Turn: The 1960s Folk-Rock Revolution

Instructor: Richie Unterberger

Fall Session One 2017

Urban San Francisco Journeys

Urban San Francisco Journeys

Instructor: Monika Trobits

Fall Session One 2017

Writer's Workshop: All Genres

Writer's Workshop: All Genres

Instructor: Cary Pepper

Fall Session One 2017

Writers on Writing

Writers on Writing

Instructor: Diane Frank

Fall Session One 2017

 Amazing Jazz Women

Amazing Jazz Women

Instructor: Dee Spencer

Summer Session 2017

Bollywood: Indian Film and Culture

Bollywood: Indian Film and Culture

Instructor: Vinay Shrivastava

Summer Session 2017

Brecht in Exile: Emphasizing Women in his Work and Life

Brecht in Exile: Emphasizing Women in his Work and Life

Instructor: Marion Gerlind

Summer Session 2017

Hidden History Hikes

Hidden History Hikes

Instructor: Peter Tannen

Summer Session 2017

How the Brain Works: Sensation and Movement

How the Brain Works: Sensation and Movement

Instructor: Natalia Caporale

Summer Session 2017

How to Make a Poem Fly: Writing Life-Affirming Poetry

How to Make a Poem Fly: Writing Life-Affirming Poetry

Instructor: Diane Frank

Summer Session 2017

Mixed Media Collage

Mixed Media Collage

Instructor: Dolores Gray

Summer Session 2017

Opera: the First One Hundred and Fifty Years

Opera: the First One Hundred and Fifty Years

Instructor: John Prescott

Summer Session 2017

What Makes Us Stronger: Writing Into Disorder & Disability

What Makes Us Stronger: Writing Into Disorder & Disability

Instructor: Sarah Broderick

Summer Session 2017

Preview: Past Courses

Monet and the Impressionists

Monet and the Impressionists

Instructor: Maureen O’Brien De Geller

Spring Session One 2017

The Roman Empire: Civil Society Becomes Multicultural

The Roman Empire: Civil Society Becomes Multicultural

Instructor: Douglas Kenning

Spring Session Two 2017

Film: Men, Women and Hitchcock

Film: Men, Women and Hitchcock

Instructor: Mary Scott

Summer Session 2017

California Politics

California Politics

Instructor: Tom Ammiano

Summer Session 2017