Classes in Ocean Pines

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The Center for Extended & Lifelong Learning at Salisbury University and Ocean Pines Association have teamed up to bring SU to the Shore! Stay updated on upcoming classes and events by signing up for our newsletter.

We're excited to offer these lifelong learning classes, and hope you will enjoy them!

Spring Faculty Lecture Series Begins February 1st!

SU Faculty will lecture each week on their topics of expertise, in the arts, history, environmental studies, music, literature and so much more.

Fridays, 3:30-5:00 pm, February 1 – April 19
Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce
11031 Cathell Road, Berlin, MD

$8 per individual lecture or $80 for all 11 (plus 2 free guest passes).

Walk-ins Welcome!

  • Feb 1 - Improving STEM Outreach via Augmented Reality
  • Feb 8 - What Does DNA Really Tell Us About Our Ancestors?
  • Feb 15 - King James and the Witch Trials of Scotland
  • Feb 22 - Saving Lives with Medical Simulation
  • Mar 1 - Gut-Brain Connection: Immunity & Mental Health
  • Mar 8 - Poetry Deconstructed: The Bones We Don't See

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  • Mar 15 - Fact/Fiction: Common Sense Approach to Consuming Mass Media
  • Mar 29 - Sculpture & Movement: Animating the Unmoving
  • Apr 5 - Respectability Politics & (Un)Civil Disobedience
  • Apr 12 - Harvesting Sunlight with Green Technology
  • Apr 19 - Reconstructing John Smith's Nanticoke River Voyage using Remote Sensing
  • Writing Your Memoir I

    February 14 - March 21Emily Rich headshot
    Thursdays, 9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
    $60
    Ocean Pines Community Center

    Emily Rich, Instuctor
    Memoir I will ofcus on organizing and developing an engaging memior.

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  • Writing Your Memoir II

    February 15 - March 22Emily Rich headshot
    Fridays, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
    $60
    Ocean Pines Community Center

    Emily Rich, Instuctor
    Memoir II will build on existing skills to develop a compelling memoir for personal enjoyment or publication.

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  • Shakespeare Revealed

    March13 - 27Shakespeare actor on stage
    Wednesdays, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
    $30
    Ocean Pines Community Center

    T. Paul Pfeifferm, Instuctor
    Join SU's theater professor emeritus to explore
    Shakespeare's plays and sonnets to better understand his legacy.

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  • War of Words: Media coverage of conflicts and causes from My Lai to #MeToo

    March 12 - April 2 (No class April 23)Dave Burns headshot
    Tuesdays, 3:30 - 5:00 a.m.
    $30
    Ocean Pines Community Center

    Dave Burns, Instuctor
    Nothing impacts journalism coverage more profoundly than conflict. Join Dr. David Burns for a lively discussions on how conflicts have been covered by the press throughout our recent history.

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