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We are very excited to announce this year's lineup of the "Free Thinkers" OLLI lecture series!

Each of the lectures listed below will be hosted virtually via Zoom. OLLI members can expect to see information about how to RSVP and register in our regular e-mails.

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Thursday, September 3rd, 5-6pm
Samantha Power, Pulitzer Prize-winning Author and Former US Ambassador to the UN

The Education of an Idealist: A Conversation with the Former US Ambassador to the UN

This event will be moderated by Ian Johnstone, Professor of International Law, The Fletcher School, Tufts University

Thursday, September 17th, 7-8:30pm
David Sinclair, Professor of Genetics, Co-Director of the Paul F. Glenn Center for the Biology of Aging Research, Harvard Medical School


Resetting the Age of Complex Tissues Using Epigenetic Reprogramming

Monday, October 5th, 7-8:30pm
Richard Bell, Professor of History, University of Maryland


Hamilton: How the Musical Remixes American History

Thursday, October 29th, 7-8:30pm
Stephen Kurkjian, Investigative Reporter, Founding Member of the Boston Globe Spotlight Team


Free Press: Enemy of the People or Democracy's Lifeblood?


Thursday, December 10th, 7-8:30pm
Stephen Kurkjian, Investigative Reporter, Founding Member of the Boston Globe Spotlight Team


Master Thieves: The Boston Gangsters Who Pulled Off the Largest Art Theft in History

Steve Kurkjian

Monday, November 16th, 7-8:30pm
Judge Charles Schudson, Wisconsin Reserve Judge Emeritus and Author


Independence Corrupted / How America’s Judges Really Make Their Decisions

Charles Schudson