CVEC Class Schedule for Winter 2022

January 3 – February 25, 2022
(Registration processing begins December 13, 2021)

PLEASE NOTE: STUDENTS TAKING CLASSES IN PERSON (NOT ON ZOOM) MUST BE VACCINATED. IN ADDITION, STUDENTS AND INSTRUCTORS MUST BE MASKED. WATCH FOR POSTED UPDATES ON THIS POLICY.

Title of Class
Time of Class
Instructor
Location
Shakespeare: Three Plays and Selected Sonnets
Monday 9:30-11:30 am
Dan Van Tassel
Zoom
There is a Balm in Gilead
Monday 9:30-11:30 am (4 sessions, February 7-28)
Richard Collman
Village on the Cannon
Quantum Entanglement
Monday 1:30-3:30 pm
Rich Noer
Village on the Cannon
Nature Observation and Citizen Science
Tuesday 9:30-11:30 am
Carol Trosset
Zoom
German Cinema
Tuesday 1:30-3:30 pm
Karen Achberger
Village on the Cannon
Taking Personal Climate Action in Northfield
Wednesday 9:30-11:30 am
George Kinney
Village on the Cannon
Recent Irish Short Stories
Wednesday 1:30-3:30 pm
Jim McDonnell
Village on the Cannon
Religious Conversion
Thursday 9:30-11:30 am
John Barbour
Zoom
Jazz Appreciation
Thursday 1:30-3:30 pm
Dave Hagedorn
Village on the Cannon
Sisters and Saints–Women in American Religious History
Friday 9:30-11:30 am
Sandy Johnson
Zoom


Our Purpose

  • To provide a content-oriented study experience for elder students with skilled faculty.

Our Program

  • CVEC focuses on a desire for a life-long learning.
  • The courses of study are selected to provide rich academic experiences in the liberal arts.
  • Most of these courses are informal, with learners actively participating in discussion.
  • CVEC welcomes younger registrants (under 50) on a seat-available basis.
  • Previous formal education is not a requirement.

Our Policies

  • Class size is generally limited to 15-20.
  • Most classes will meet 8 times, once per week.
  • Classes are 2 hours per session.
  • Financial assistance is available for registrants who cannot afford the fee.
  • Students may withdraw from a course before the 2nd class meeting and request a refund.