Category: Adult Learning

Cover of Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men by Caroline Criado Perez

Science Book Group’s Next Read

The UUC Science Book Group’s next read is Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men by Carolina Criado-Pérez (2019). Let’s plan on discussing Parts 1–3 during our March 9 meeting and...

Black and white headshot of Rev. Joseph F. Jordan (1863-1929)

Universalism and Black History

From the UUC Racial Justice Team in honor of Black and UU history Joseph Jordan, the first Black man to be ordained in the Universalist denomination, began his religious calling as a Baptist minister....

UUC Advocacy Workshop

Sunday, February 21, 2:00–3:30 p.m. via Zoom Are you curious about what bills for climate, racial, immigrant, and economic justice are being considered this legislative session in Washington state? Would you like to learn...

Cover of Beyond Weird: Why Everything You Thought You Knew About Quantum Physics is Different by Philip Ball

Science Book Group

Tuesday, February 23, 7-8 p.m. via Zoom At this meeting we will finish our discussion of Beyond Weird: Why Everything You Thought You Knew About Quantum Physics is Different by Philip Ball, 2018. Join us! (All...

Ice floes surround the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy in the Arctic Ocean

Wednesday Forum

Wednesday, February 17, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom Topic:  The Coldest War: Toward a Return to Great Power Competition in the Arctic (Chapter 4 in the Foreign Policy Association’s Great Decisions 2021 program) We will...

Cover of Beyond Weird: Why Everything You Thought You Knew About Quantum Physics is Different by Philip Ball

Science Book Group

Tuesday, February 9, 7-8 p.m. via Zoom At this meeting we will begin our discussion of Beyond Weird: Why Everything You Thought You Knew About Quantum Physics is Different by Philip Ball, 2018. Join us! (All...

A masked woman works on the production line of surgical masks at Yilong medical instruments Co., Ltd amid the coronavirus outbreak on April 16, 2020 in Zunyi, Guizhou Province of China

Wednesday Forum

Wednesday, February 3, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom Topic:  Chapter 1 in the Foreign Policy Association’s Great Decisions 2021:  Global Supply Chains and National SecurityFacilitator:  Nick Barnard The shutdown of global supply chains due to...

Cover of Innate: How the Wiring of Our Brains Shapes Who We Are by Kevin J. Mitchell

Science Book Group

Tuesday, January 26, 7-8 p.m. via Zoom At our next meeting we will finish our discussion of Innate: How the Wiring of Our Brains Shapes Who We Are by Kevin J. Mitchell, 2018. Join us!...

US Seal: Inauguration of President and Vice President 2021 Viden Harris

Wednesday Forum

Wednesday, January 20, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom Our January 20 discussion will be centered around Joe Biden’s inauguration. Join us for our online/phone meeting. All are welcome. Find the Zoom link in UUC Connect...

Cover of Innate: How the Wiring of Our Brains Shapes Who We Are by Kevin J. Mitchell

Science Book Group

Tuesday, January 12, 7-8 p.m. via Zoom At our next meeting we will discuss Chapters 1-7 of Innate: How the Wiring of Our Brains Shapes Who We Are by Kevin J. Mitchell, 2018. Join us!...

Highway sign: Georgia

Wednesday Forum

Wednesday, January 6, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom Our January 6 discussion will be centered around Georgia’s runoff elections for Congressional seats and the U.S. Congress’s meeting to validate the Presidential election results. Join us...

microphone, old-fashioned

Wednesday Forum

Wednesday, December 16, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom Along with a discussion of topics presented by those members who wish to bring up what is of interest to them (“open mic”), we will entertain program...

Cover of Buzz, Sting, Bite: Why We Need Insects

Science Book Group

Tuesday, December 8, 7-8 p.m. via Zoom We will discuss Buzz, Sting, Bite: Why We Need Insects by Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson, 2019. We will not meet on December 22. Find the Zoom meeting link in UUC Connect,...

Dr. Daniel Chirot

Wednesday Forum

Wednesday, December 2, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom Author presentation:  You Say You Want a Revolution?  Radical Idealism and Its Tragic Consequences Our speaker will be Dr. Daniel Chirot, Herbert J. Ellison Professor of Russian...

Cover of Adapt: How Humans Are Tapping Into Nature's Secrets to Design and Build A Better Future by Amina Khan

Science Book Group

Tuesday, November 24, 7-8 p.m. via Zoom We will finish our discussion of Adapt: How Humans Are Tapping Into Nature’s Secrets to Design and Build A Better Future by Amina Kahn (2017). Find the Zoom meeting link...

Wednesday Forum

Wednesday, November 18, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom Topic:  Abolish the police?Presenters:  Jonathon Tweet and Sharon Victor The Wednesday Forum reviews the UUA’s recent resolution calling for defunding the police and pursuing police abolition, as well...