OWL Monday Scholars
Facilitated by Cameron Bove, Monday Scholars is a weekly online learning and classroom discussion program that runs from July 13 –August 24. Each week, a new lecture topic will be watched and discussed. All participants need to do is come ready to engage their minds and participate in discussion. Light refreshments will be served. Space is limited. Registration is required.
About the Course:
When John F. Kennedy entered the presidential limousine at Love Field in Dallas, Texas on November 22, 1963, he began his ride into history. That journey continues even today and we call it the Kennedy legacy. This course will explore the Presidency, assassination, and lasting legacy of President John F. Kennedy. We will learn how JFK’s life, administration, and tragic death have influenced the general public, the media, and each of the nine U.S. presidents who followed.
About the Professor: Larry J. Sabato
Larry J. Sabato is the founder and director of the renowned Center for Politics at the University of Virginia. He is also the University Professor of Politics there, and has had visiting appointments at Oxford University and Cambridge University in Great Britain. A Rhodes Scholar, he received his doctorate from Oxford, and is the author or editor of two dozen books on American politics, including the New York Times bestseller, The Kennedy Half Century. In 2014 he won an Emmy for the television documentary “The Kennedy Half Century,” based on his research in the book. For more information, visit the Center for Politics website at www.centerforpolitics.org.