20507
Warwick
Meetings With Gifted Scholars
Enjoy expert lectures and presentations on a wide range of topics in the idyllic Hudson Valley. Plus, attend a cultural field trip in the region, depending on the date and topic.
Rating (4.89)
Program No. 20507RJ
Length
6 days
Starts at
899
Getting There
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At a Glance

Join gifted scholars in a beautiful setting at the entrance to the historic Hudson Valley just 55 miles from New York City. In the ambience of rural charm and Victorian homes, learn from instructors who are passionate communicators and entertaining lecturers as well as respected scholars in their fields. Enjoy a wide variety of topics in music, history, contemporary issues, politics, peacemaking, literature, the environment and people who have changed our world. Be inspired as you absorb stimulating information, rethink old ideas and gain new perspectives on the world around us. As a special highlight, we'll attend a cultural event.
Activity Level
Moderate
Be prepared for walking and standing for up to 90 minutes at museums and attractions and getting on and off the charter bus multiple times. Stairs are also required to gain access to the classroom.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Enjoy a wide variety of topics in music, history, contemporary issues, politics, peacemaking, literature, the environment and people who have changed our world.
  • Be inspired as you absorb stimulating information, rethink old ideas and gain new perspectives on the world around us.
  • As a special highlight, we'll either attend a cultural event or go on a field trip related to one of the topics.
Featured Expert
All Experts
Joseph Corso
Joseph Corso earned a master’s degree in English with an emphasis on creative writing and Shakespeare from Queens College in 1992. He continued his rigorous academics as he delved deeper in Shakespeare in English literature at Cambridge. Since then, Joseph has been a faculty member at the Great Neck Public School’s Adult Program and the Sewanaka Central High School District.
Joseph Corso
Ann Kelleher
Benjamin Nelson
John Pinna
Eric Lomazoff
Adrienne Harrison
Tom Barthel
Alan H. McGowan
Barbara Corso
Lissa Schwander