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Saturday University at Vanderbilt offers answers to life’s big questions

Sep. 4, 2013—The fall 2013 edition of Saturday University at Vanderbilt will feature members of the philosophy department lecturing on “Life’s Big Questions and Philosophy’s Answers to Them” on four October Saturday mornings.

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Aug. 14 open house set for ‘working person’s master’s program’ at Vanderbilt

Jul. 30, 2013—An open house is set for 6 p.m. Aug. 14 for anyone interested in Vanderbilt's master's curriculum designed for working adults, the MLAS Program.

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Thomas Lux first of three poets to speak during series at Vanderbilt

Jan. 2, 2013—Saturday University for Spring 2013 will feature poets Thomas Lux, Garrett Hongo and Stephen Dobyns.

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Kudos: Read about faculty, staff and alumni awards, appointments and achievements

Sep. 12, 2012—Robert Barsky, professor of French and Italian and professor of English, will deliver “The Changing Role of the Public Intellectual: From the Buildup Toward World War II to the Occupy Movement,” the 10th Annual Elizabeth Killam Rodgers and Constance Killam Distinguished Public Lecture, as part of the fall orientation program for Killam Fellows and American...

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MLAS still accepting applications for fall

Aug. 16, 2012—The Master of Liberal Arts and Science Program (MLAS) still has space for adult learners this fall. Applicants should act quickly; classes start the week of Aug. 27. This unique graduate school program for working adults at Vanderbilt offers courses spanning history, writing, philosophy and media studies. The program, which costs about half the tuition...

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Applications being accepted for Vanderbilt adult learner graduate program

Jul. 2, 2012—The Master of Liberal Arts and Science Program, a unique graduate school program for working adults at Vanderbilt University, will offer classes this fall spanning spanning history, writing, philosophy and media studies.

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Early Modern Spanish Theater: “Crossing the Line: A Quixotic Adventure”

May. 23, 2012—Watch video of “Crossing the Line: A Quixotic Adventure” (selected scenes), refurbished by Edward Friedman and performed as readers’ theater and presented under the auspices of the Master of Liberal Arts and Science (MLAS) Program and the Department of Spanish and Portuguese. This presentation was part of the Early Modern Spanish Theater: Text and Performance...

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Early Spanish Modern Theater: “An Evening of Cervantes’ Theater”

Apr. 10, 2012—Watch video of “An Evening of Cervantes’ Theater”. This presentation took place on April 2 as part of the Early Modern Spanish Theater: Text and Performance Symposium. The event included the following: “The Cave of Salamanca: A Dramatic Interlude,” translated by Steven Wenz and presented by the Spanish literature students of Professor Paz Pintané. “Crossing the Line:...

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Register now for Saturday University

Jan. 19, 2012—Registration is now open for the Spring 2012 edition of Saturday University: “Immigration and Its Impact on Nashville.” Saturday University, designed to fill the niche between the single lecture and a full degree program, offers a stimulating program organized around a central theme.

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Learn more about MLAS program at open house Dec. 7

Dec. 1, 2011—Vanderbilt’s Master of Liberal Arts and Science program will host an open house beginning at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7, in Wilson Hall. The event is free and open to the public. MLAS is a graduate degree program for the part-time adult learner. The program allows students to pursue their love of learning, to plan...

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Open house Aug. 11 for MLAS adult education program

Jul. 29, 2011—Course offerings for the semester include the study of Russian cinema, American slavery, economics, fiction writing and ethics.

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Open house May 17 to preview Master of Liberal Arts and Science summer courses

May. 2, 2011—Our next Master of Liberal Arts and SciencePre-View Open House is scheduled for Tuesday, May 17, at 6 p.m. in Wilson Hall.  All three MLAS faculty for this summer will present background on their courses. MLAS 260 70: “Found & Fabricated: Sculpture” with Professor Michael Aurbach MLAS 260 90:  “Socrates & Plato” with Professor Robert Talisse...

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