Class Schedule of 2019.Click here for pdf Directions to the Church

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The class schedule will be changed to reflect this and will be posted on the respective course overview below:

The Great Courses Presentations for the Spring of 2019

Courses of the Waukesha County Technical College (WCTC) for the Spring held at the First Congregational Church UCC Hartland are proposed as follows (“click here to access a copy of the LIR Spring Catalog of Courses”)Complete information about membership and registration for courses is available on the LIR page of the WCTC website. Click here to access that page

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August classes

Mondays 1:30 to 3:25 in Hartland


August 12, 19, 26, and September 9, 16, and 23.

(no class September 2 - Labor Day)

Course Title: Introduction to Nanotechnolgy

Introductory Trailer

Supplemental Materials

Cyber Issues: “Artificial Intelligence

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Tuesdays 1:30 to 3:25 in Hartland

August 13, 20, 27, and September 3 and 10.

Introduction through Lecture no. 1 from the course: Death, Dying, and the Afterlife: Lessons from World Cultures.

Special Lectures of resources available in Hartland including Military Burial Rites.

Individuals wishing the make final plans may select to use the forms of ther DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES STATE OF WISCONSIN Division of Public Health AUTHORIZATION FOR FINAL DISPOSITION INSTRUCTIONS

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Thursdays 1:30 to 3:25 in Hartland

Introduction to The History of the MIddle East — World War 1 through the Present

August 8, 15, 22, and 29 and September 5. A Final Class is added and will meet in The Skylight Room (Across from the elevator on the upper level of the Church) on WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11TH FROM 10:00 AM UNTIL 12:00 NOON.

Introduction:

Lecture No.1 from The Great Courses’ The US and the Middle East: 1914 to 9/11.

Supplimental Materials:

The Day Israel Attacked America! June 1967

The War in June 1967

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Learning in Retirement Courses for the Fall of 2019

The Great Courses Presentations for the Fall of 2019:

Learning in Retirement of Waukesha County (LIRWC) is grateful First Congregational Church UCC Hartland hosts some of its courses. All LIRWC courses are fee based and you can register by submitting a membership/registration form to LIRWC. Visit us at https://www.wctc.edu/academics/programs-courses/learning-in-retirement.php). LIRWC’s full catalog is available after July 25, 2019, on line or by mail, and questions can be answered at 262-695-3473.

Courses of the Waukesha County Technical College (WCTC) for Fall held at the First Congregational Church UCC Hartland are proposed as follows:

Mondays 1:30 to 3:25 in Hartland

Art, Mathematics, Science, and Theology in the North European Renaissance

Course Description: Uhts the Using the assets of the Internet, this course highlights the changing role of art, mathematics, science, in explaining Nature as it relates to religious doctrine. Curricular material will be presented via “streaming” formats on the ever increasing number of sources on the Internet.

Part One features how especially print art is used as to convey new approaches in religion.

Part 1 meets on the following dates: September 30, October 7, 14, 21, and November 4. No class on October 28.

Part Two features how advances in Science and Mathematics created new approaches in religion and the onset of the Industrial Revolution

Part 2 meets on the following dates: November 11, 18, 25, and December 2, 9, and 16.

Supplemental Information (click the following to access this information) 1) Martin Luther, the Reformation and the nation | DW Documentary A German Viwpoint

2) Rick Steves' Luther and the Reformation

3) Supplimental Information: The Black Death:

4) Humanism, What is it?

More on “The Doctrine of Discovery"

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Tuesdays 9:30 to 11:25 in Hartland

Climate Change in the Twenty-First Century

DESCRIPTION OF PROPOSED COURSE:

Rising sea levels, extreme weather, and melting permafrost are climate change events that are high lighted through streaming presentations sponsored by organizations as diverse as Milwaukee Public Broadcasting System, TED, and Yale University’s Climate Connections. Part 1 features sea level rises in Bangkok, Tokyo, London, Miami, and others. (Preview of “Sinking Cities")

Part 1 meets on the following dates: October 1, 8, 15, 22 and November 5. No class on October 29.


Part 2 meets on the following dates: November 12 and 19, and December 3, 10, and 17. No class on November 26.

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Tuesdays 1:30 to 3:25 in Hartland

Reputiating the Doctrine of Discovery

DESCRIPTION OF PROPOSED COURSE:

The Fifteen-century Doctrine of Discovery is being repudiated world wide with strong impacts within the United States especially among indigenous peoples.

Part 1 of this course examines the issue from an historical perspective globally and within the Western Hemisphere.

Supplemental “Readings”

The National Humanities Center’s Lessons for“The Columbian Exchange"

Charles Mann: 1492 Before and After on Youtube

Part 1 meets on the following dates: October 1, 8, 15, 22 and November 5. No class on October 29

Part 2 of this course examines the issue from the perspective of Wisconsin’s indigenous population, using instructional materials developed by the Wisconsin State Department of Instruction and the Unified Eleven Tribes of Wisconsin.

Part 2 meets on the following dates: November 12 and 19, and December 3, 10, and 17. No class on November 26.

Supplemental “Readings”

The Gruesome Story of Hannah Duston, Whose Slaying of Indians Made Her an American Folk “Hero” From The Smithsonian


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Wednesdays Dates to be listed later

Great Mythologies of the World

Course Syllabus (as pdf file)

Introductory Trailer


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Thursdays 10:00AM to 12:00AM in Hartland

COURSE TITLE: 21st Century Oceanography

DESCRIPTION OF COURSE:

Using the latest in streaming technology via the latest presentation hardware, this course will focus on the latest technologies for deep ocean research. Part 1 focuses on resource analysis in the deep oceans as well as the technologies to use them.

Click here to access AGU 100 Report

Who’s Who amoung the recognition of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation winners of this year’s (2019) MacArthur fellowships

1.Andrea Dutton, 46, geochemist and paleoclimatologist

"Furthering current understanding of sea level dynamics by reconstructing the extent and rate of sea level rise in the ancient past.”

2.Stacy Jupiter, 43, marine scientist

"Integrating local cultural practices with field research to design conservation strategies that protect ecosystem biodiversity and the well-being of coastal communities.”

3.Jerry X. Mitrovica, 58, theoretical geophysicist
"Revising our understanding of the dynamics and structure of Earth's interior and developing models to better predict the geometry and sources of sea level change in the modern world and the geological past."


Part 1 meets at 10:00AM to 12:00AM Thursdays; Sept 19, and October 3, 10, 17, 31. No class on September 26 or October 24.

Using the latest in streaming technology this course will focus on the latest technologies for deep ocean research. Part 2 focuses on resource analysis in a warming ocean

Part 2 meets at 10:00AM to 12:00AM Thursdays, November 7, 14, 21 and December 5,12,19. No class of November 28, Thanksgiving

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The Presentations for the Remainder of 2019

Courses at the First Congregational Church UCC Hartland are proposed as follows(“click here to access a copy of the LIR Spring Catalog of Courses”)Complete information about membership and registration for courses is available on the LIR page of the WCTC website. Click here to access that page

email questions about classes at First Congregational Church UCC Hartland by clicking here


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Native Peoples of North America (Part 1 of 2. 9:30 to 11:25 Tuesdays September 11, 18 and 25 and October 2, 9, and 16.) and (Part 2 of 2

9:30 to 11:25 Tuesdays October 23, 30 and November 6, 13, 27 and December 4. No class on November 20.)

Introductory Trailer

Indian Mounds of Wisconsin

Aztalan State Park

Cahokia

Robert Birmingham, Co-Author of “Indian Mounds of Wisconsin,” provides an overview of the effigy mounds, created by American Indians.

TED Talk: “The Standing Rock resistance and our fight for indigenous rights

TED Talk: Aaron Huey America’s native prisoners of war

Youtube: Bear’s Ears National Monument

Alaska: When the Water Took the Land

Colonial Conflicts 1609 to 1775

We’re Finally Going To Have Native American Women In Congress

Democrats Deb Haaland of New Mexico and Sharice Davids of Kansas won their House races ― and made history.

UW Original research siteCuster's last fight with Sitting Bull

(1884)

The Washington Post: The Indians were right, the English were wrong: A Virginia tribe reclaims its past

A Judge Dealt a Potentially Fatal Blow to the Keystone Pipeline. Trump’s approval of the oil pipeline failed to account for environmental impacts.

What Came Out of the Takeovers: Women's Activism and the

Indian Community School of Milwaukee

University of the AirSunday, April 22, 2018, 4:00pm

How the Ho-Chunk Resisted Removal (Listen)

First Nation Teaching Resources for Wisconsin!!!

The Economist Magazine on the Supreme Court Decision 2019: (Click here to access)

Reserve 107 Film _ March 29th Mennonite Film Canada

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OceanographyPart 1 of 2. 1:30 to 3:25, Thursdays, September 13, 20 and 27 and October 4, 11, and 18 andPart 2 of 2, 1:30 to 3:25,Thursdays, November 1, 8, 15 and 29 and December 6 and 13.No class on November 22.

Introductory Trailer BBCBlue Planet IIIAll Seven Episodes of this

Introductory TrailertoOceanography: Exploring Earth’s Final Wilderness I The Great Courses’ DVD that will be the core of this course.

Plastic Gyres, What are They and Why Should We Consider Them as we Begin the Course

A TED Talk: The Discoveries Awaiting Us In The Ocean’s Twilight Zone

TED “Idea Worth Spreading about Oceans”

Special Viewing before the Blue Planet II viewing:

David Attenborough on Climate Change in Poland

Climate Science Special Report

Earth's motion around the Sun, not as simple as I thought

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Economist Magazines” “Technology Quarterl - Oceans

Online Viewing:

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Economist Magazine’s “The Deep Ocean” Introduction video

Relavent Organizations

United Nations “Oceans and the Law of the Sea”

Introductory Trailer

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https://scienceisessential.org//wp-content/uploads/sites/11/2019/09/Surging_Waters_credits_pages_web.pdf

Donald Rambadt 2014