Meet the Hapsburgs
Meet the Hapsburgs
Fisher 205A
4/11/2018 6:30:00 PM

For more than six centuries Austria and much of Europe was ruled by the Habsburgs Dynasty. Their influence is clearly found throughout much of Europe today. Come learn a bit of Austrian and Slovenian history. Emphasis will be placed on Maria Theresia and Joseph II. We will explore Schonbrunn and the Spanish Riding School in Vienna. We will also practice German greetings. Presentation by Orin James. Reservations requested at orin.james@gmail.com.

Presentation on Barbara McClintock
Presentation on Barbara McClintock
Fisher 205A
3/28/2018 6:30:00 PM

Born in Hartford, Connecticut in 1902, and studied at Erasmus Hall High School and Cornell University, McClintock would go on to become the first female to win the Nobel Prize unshared. Her work led to the discovery of "jumping genes". Come learn more about this great individual and her work. Presentation by Orin James. Reservations requested. Email orin.james@gmail.com.

A reading of Friedrich de la Motte Fouque's 'Undine' and Edith Wharton's 'Ethan Frome'
A reading of Friedrich de la Motte Fouque's 'Undine' and Edith Wharton's 'Ethan Frome'
Fisher 205A
3/21/2018 6:30:00 PM

Presentation on Rosalind Elsie Franklin
Presentation on Rosalind Elsie Franklin
Fisher 205A
3/14/2018 6:30:00 PM

Born in London, England in 1920, Franklin undoubtedly remains a scientist of great intrigue and controversy. It was her famous Photo 51 that led to the discovery of DNA's structure, but she was not listed as one of the discoverers, raising questions among scientists and non-scientists alike. Come learn more about this great individual and her experiments. Presentation by Orin James. Reservations requested by writing orin.james@gmail.com.

Presentation on Ernest Everett Just
Presentation on Ernest Everett Just
Fisher 205A
2/26/2018 6:30:00 PM

Born in Charleston, South Carolina in 1883, Ernest Everett Just would became a pioneering figure in biology. Charles Drew is quoted as saying "Ernest is a biologist of unusual skill and the greatest of our original thinkers in the field." Indeed, Ernest Just would go on to make significant contributions in the areas on the physiology of development. This includes fertilization, experimental parthenogenesis, dehydration in living cells among other things. come learn more about this important individual and his works. Presentation by Orin James. Reservations requested at orin.james@gmail.com

A reading of Ralph Ellison's 'Invisible Man'
A reading of Ralph Ellison's 'Invisible Man'
Fisher 205A
2/21/2018 6:30:00 PM

Presentation on Alice Augusta Ball
Presentation on Alice Augusta Ball
Fisher 205A
2/7/2018 6:30:00 PM

Born in Seattle, Washington in 1892, Alice would go on to earn two degrees from the University of Washington, one in pharmaceutical chemistry in 1912, and pharmacy in 1914, before becoming the first woman and African American to earn a master of Science degree in chemistry from the University of Hawaii in 1915. Upon graduating from the University of Hawii, Ball took a teaching post while conducting research there until her death at age 24. Ball created a highly effective method to produce an injectable treatment for leprosy, for which she recently, posthumously received full credit, as her ideas were stolen upon her death by the then chairman of the chemistry department at the University of Hawaii. Come learn more about this great individual and her works. Presentation by Orin James. Reservations required at orin.james@gmail.com

Line Dancing(2)
Line Dancing
5th floor ballroom, Marilyn Horne Hall
1/25/2018 7:00:00 PM

Alcohol Ink Technique
Alcohol Ink Technique
Fourth-floor art room, Marilyn Horne Hall
1/24/2018 6:00:00 PM

Learn proper techniques for using alcohol ink on various surfaces. $35 includes materials. For more information or to register, contact the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford Division of Continuing Education at 814-362-5078 or contined@pitt.edu.

Yoga with Kathy
Yoga with Kathy
5th floor ballroom, Marilyn Horne Hall
1/16/2018 6:00:00 PM

Tuesdays, 5th Floor Ballroom, Marilyn Horne Hall, 2 Marilyn Horne Way, Bradford, Pa. A combination of Vinyasa and Hatha yoga. For more information or to register, contact the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford Division of Continuing Education at 814-362-5078 or contined@pitt.edu.

Tai Chi for Everyone(1)
Tai Chi for Everyone
5th floor ballroom, Marilyn Horne Hall
1/15/2018 6:30:00 PM

Mondays, 5th Floor Ballroom, Marilyn Horne Hall, 2 Marilyn Horne Way, Bradford, Pa. Learn Tai Chi from the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford’s Confucius Scholar faculty. $59. For more information or to register, contact the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford Division of Continuing Education at 814-362-5078 or contined@pitt.edu.

Seasonal Readings
Seasonal Readings
WESB Radio
12/12/2017 12:30:00 PM

Tune in to 1490AM to hear Dr. Don Ulin read from Dickens' "A Christmas Carol."

Therapy dogs(6)
Therapy dogs
Hanley Library
12/14/2017 1:00:00 PM

Therapy dogs(5)
Therapy dogs
Hanley Library
12/13/2017 11:00:00 AM

Therapy dogs(4)
Therapy dogs
Hanley Library
12/12/2017 11:00:00 AM

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