Osher Lecture Series in Torrance
Spring 2014 Osher Lecture Series

Torrance Series

Location: Torrance Series lectures are held on Tuesdays, 3:30-5:30 p.m., at the Levy Adult Center, 3420 W. 229th Place, Torrance, CA.

About the series

The Spring 2014 Torrance Series features CSUDH faculty presenting recent research in their fields of expertise. You will learn how CSUDH faculty research is affecting communities locally and globally. Emerging issues will be related to applications and real life examples. This is an opportunity to ask the experts in a relaxed and collegial setting.

A Daughter Worth Investing In: French Family Inheritance Strategies under Roman Law
Tuesday, February 11 – 3:30-5:30 p.m.
Laura Talamante, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, History, CSUDH

Mass Extinction Events and Modern Loss of Biodiversity
Tuesday, February 25 – 3:30-5:30 p.m.
Cathy Jacobs, Ph.D., Lecturer, Biology, CSUDH

The Spirit Bird Cave: Pre-Historic Native American Middle Shrine
Tuesday, March 11 – 3:30-5:30 p.m.
Daniel Cutrone, M.S. Anthropology, M.S. Geology

Eco-logy: Philosophy and the Environment
Tuesday, March 25 – 3:30-5:30 p.m.
Sheela Pawar, Ph.D., Associate Dean, College of Arts & Humanities, CSUDH

Factors Impacting the Future Evolution of Humanity
Tuesday, April 15 – 3:30-5:30 p.m.
Linda Groff, Ph.D., Emeritus Faculty, Political Science, CSUDH

5 Tuesdays, February 11, 25; March 11, 25; April 15 • 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Levy Center, 3420 W. 229th Place, Torrance

For current OLLI members, there is no charge, but registration is required. OLLI members are welcome to Bring a Friend to the February 11 presentation.


Read more about the Osher Lecture Series. See also Carson Series and Manhattan Beach Series.

Note: OLLI needs your registration--even for free events--for grant award reporting purposes!

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