2018 Fall Seminars

Read our 2018 Summer/Fall Catalog here

5CLIR membership must be current in order to register for seminars and programs.
 Join or renew your membership online here 
To mail your membership application and check, download and print a membership form here

As of August 20, most fall classes are closed. Please email the office at 5clir@smith.edu for information on availability.

The fall semester begins the week of September 24th.
Most seminars run for 10 weeks, although not all. A few classes begin in the second week.
Please check the listing for schedule details and dates that the class will not meet.
All seminars may continue into the week of December 10th in the event that a make-up class is needed.

Register Online  here
or to Register By Mail:  download a printable registration form here

Fall 2018 Seminars by Day of Week

 

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Course# Seminar Title Time Moderators Location
18FBD Basic Drawing Mon AM Fay Applewood Craft Room
18FBW Bearing WitnessPreview Handout Mon AM Albertson-Shea Smith College, Campus Center, Room 102
18FFB Forgotten Broadway Preview handout

Preview handout (2)

Mon AM Cohen Smith College, Lilly Hall, Room 308
18FTP The PsychotherapiesPreview handout Mon PM Strickland, Bogin Amherst College, Converse Hall, Porter Lounge
18FKV Two Novels by Kurt Vonnegut Mon PM Szlosek Lathrop Easthampton, Mt. Tom Room
18FWB Writing to Remember (Blue)
Mon PM Lewin, Jolly Lilly Library Reading Room, Florence
18FJA Jane Austen and Her World: IIPreview handout Tue AM Wilson, Williams Smith College, Dewey Hall Common
18FRE Reconstruction Era (1863-1877)Preview handout Tue AM Romer, Russell UMass University without Walls, Room 113
18FRU Russian Empires Old and NewPreview handout Tue AM Wyse, Ambs UMass Transit Center, Amherst
18FSL Sleep: The Fourth Basic NeedPreview handout
Preview handout (2)
Tue AM Volkmann, Davis Lathrop Northampton Community Room
18FWA Watercolor Class Tue AM MacCombie Applewood Craft Room
18FHK The History of Hand Knitting Tue PM Carey Applewood Tavern
18FRA Radio’s Golden AgePreview handout Tue PM Novick, van Geel Smith College, Dewey Hall Common
18FRW Remarkable Women of the AmericasPreview handout Tue PM Scott Smith College, Lilly Hall, Room 308
18FWP Writing to Remember (Purple)Preview handout Tue PM Levin, Luadtke Rockridge Retirement Community library
18FBF A Breath of Fresh AirPreview handout Wed AM Jay, Endicott UMass University without Walls, Room 113
The Middle East Melee- class cancelled Wed AM Erikson UMass Renaissance Center
18FFY 1968: A Fifty Year PerspectivePreview handout Wed AM Swanson, Russell Smith College, Dewey Hall Common
18FTA Tangle Art Preview handout Wed AM Armstrong Amherst Women’s Club
18FIP Israel and the PalestiniansPreview handout Wed PM Goldman Amherst College, Converse Hall, Porter Lounge
18FPP The Paston Papers Preview handout Wed PM Honan Loomis Village, South Hadley
18FTE The 2018 ElectionsPreview Handout

Preview Handout (2)

Wed PM Mihevc, Russell Smith College, Dewey Hall Common
18FRH Revisiting Homerclass cancelled Wed PM Katz Rockridge Retirement Community library
18FCH Climate and Human History Thu AM Rosenthal, Ambs Applewood Tavern
18FRT Rethinking HomePreview handout Thu AM Kosmer, Siersma UMass Renaissance Center
18FWR Writing to Remember (Red) Thu AM Peck, Porter Grace Episcopal Church, Amherst

 

 

 

Fall 2018 Seminars by Title (alphabetically)

 

 

 

CLICK TO VIEW SEMINAR LIST
Course# Seminar Title Time Moderators Location
18FBD Basic Drawing Mon AM Fay Applewood Craft Room
18FBF A Breath of Fresh AirPreview handout Wed AM Jay, Endicott UMass University without Walls, Room 113
18FBW Bearing WitnessPreview Handout Mon AM Albertson-Shea Smith College, Campus Center, Room 102
18FCH Climate and Human History Thu AM Rosenthal, Ambs Applewood Tavern
18FFB Forgotten BroadwayPreview handout (2)

Preview handout

Mon AM Cohen Smith College, Lilly Hall, Room 308
18FFY 1968: A Fifty Year Perspective
Preview handout
Wed AM Swanson, Russell Smith College, Dewey Hall Common
18FHK The History of Hand Knitting Tue PM Carey Applewood Tavern
18FIP Israel and the PalestiniansPreview handout Wed AM Goldman Amherst College, Converse Hall, Porter Lounge
18FJA Jane Austen and her World: IIPreview handout Tue AM Wilson, Williams Smith College, Dewey Hall Common
18FKV Two Novels by Kurt Vonnegut Mon AM Szlosek Lathrop Easthampton, Mt. Tom Room
18FME The Middle East Melee – class cancelled Wed AM Erikson UMass Renaissance Center
18FPP The Paston Papers  Preview handout Wed PM Honan Loomis Village, South Hadley
18FRA Radio’s Golden AgePreview handout Tue AM Novick, van Geel Smith College, Dewey Hall Common
18FRE Reconstruction Era (1863-1877)Preview handout Tue AM Romer, Russell UMass University without Walls, Room 113
18FRU Russian Empires Old and NewPreview handout Tue AM Wyse, Ambs UMass Transit Center, Amherst
18FRH Revisiting Homer – class cancelled Wed PM Katz Rockridge Retirement Community library
18FRT Rethinking HomePreview handout Thu AM Kosmer, Siersma UMass Renaissance Center
18FRW Remarkable Women of the AmericasPreview handout Tue PM Scott Smith College, Lilly Hall, Room 308
18FSL Sleep: The Fourth Basic NeedPreview handout
Preview handout (2)
Tue AM Volkmann, Davis Lathrop Northampton Community Room
18FTA Tangle Art
Preview handout
Wed AM Armstrong Amherst Women’s Club
18FTE The 2018 ElectionsPreview Handout

Preview Handout (2)

Wed AM Mihevc, Russell Smith College, Dewey Hall Common
18FTP The PsychotherapiesPreview handout Mon AM Strickland, Bogin Amherst College, Converse Hall, Porter Lounge
18FWA Watercolor Class Tue AM MacCombie Applewood Craft Room
18FWB Writing to Remember (Blue) Mon PM Lewin, Jolly Lilly Library Reading Room, Florence
18FWP Writing to Remember (Purple)Preview handout Tue PM Levin, Luadtke Rockridge Retirement Community library
18FWR Writing to Remember (Red) Thu AM Peck, Porter Grace Episcopal Church, Amherst