Do not grow old, no matter how long you live. Never cease to stand like curious children before the great mystery into which we were born. – Albert Einstein


How To Listen Like Freud 

Martin McDermott, Brookdale faculty, author 

Author Laurie Buchanan, Ph.D., writes, “When we listen, we hear someone into existence.” Are we in danger of losing this interpersonal magic in our busy, hectic lives? Is the art of listening threatened in a world that won’t stop talking? Come and learn six key cognitive and behavioral skills that professionals use to fully engage with others. Through brief talks and hands-on exercises, participants will gain the tools and insights that lead to deeper, more meaningful connections in their personal and professional lives. Bring an open heart, mind, and ears.
Sat, Dec 4, 9:30 am-12:30 pm
Fee and Code: $39, XPERS 01

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Cheryl Bartholemew, PhD, professor emerita, George Mason University

Buddhist Principles & Practices:
Find Your Inner Harmony 

Take a deep dive into the Buddhist concept of impermanence. Learn to flow with the inevitable changes that life brings. Discover how to find inner harmony during a pandemic that uproots our feelings of safety and shakes our security. Buddhist principles and practices offer theories and techniques to help us find inner peace during times of turmoil. Explore healthy strategies to cope with stress and anxiety.
Wed, Nov 3rd, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
Fee and Code: $35, XPHIL 074

Stephen Fowler, instructor

iPhone Tips And Tricks

Are you getting the most out of your iPhone or iPad? Take advantage of the amazing technology in your pocket, and learn how to take the best photos, task Siri to set your alarm, organize your apps and folders, send an email, backup your iPhone to iCloud, and more! 3 SESSIONS
ZOOM Tues, Nov 23rd-Dec 7, 5:30-7 pm
Fee and Code: $65, XPERS 28

Lifelong Learning

FALL 2021