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New Mexico

Adventures Online: The Best of Santa Fe & Northern New Mexico

Discover Santa Fe, New Mexico, from the comfort of your own home! Join an expert for online lectures on Georgia O’Keefe, a virtual field trip to Bandelier National Monument and more.
Program No. 24181RJ
Length
5 days
Starts at
499
New Mexico

Adventures Online: The Best of Santa Fe & Northern New Mexico

Discover Santa Fe, New Mexico, from the comfort of your own home! Join an expert for online lectures on Georgia O’Keefe, a virtual field trip to Bandelier National Monument and more.
Length
5 days
Starts at
499
Program No. 24181 RJ
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The itinerary for this program is different on certain dates.

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Learn from the comfort of your own home.
Sep 28 - Oct 2, 2020
Online Program 499
Itinerary Note

The schedule and topics vary by date. Please see the itinerary for details.

5 days
2
Santa Fe and Georgia O’Keeffe
The comfort of your own home
4
Los Alamos
The comfort of your own home
5
Santa Fe Today
The comfort of your own home
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At a Glance

Sit back in the comfort of your own home and take in the very best of Santa Fe and its environs during an online learning experience that introduces you to this vibrant city and its ancient landmarks. Under the tutelage of Road Scholar’s local Santa Fe expert, learn about the history and contemporary life of Santa Fe as you enjoy a virtual “walking” exploration of the city. Learn about the importance of Bandelier National Monument in the lives of the Pueblo people during an online field trip, immerse yourself in the artworks of Georgia O’Keeffe, and delve into the history of the Manhattan Project at Los Alamos. Throughout your exploration online, you’ll enjoy lectures by local experts and sessions where you will connect with your fellow Road Scholars through discussion. Join us for this cutting-edge educational adventure and learn what makes Santa Fe “the City Different!”

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Explore Santa Fe during a virtual “walking” field trip through the city, narrated by your group leader and delving into Santa Fe’s history and contemporary issues.
  • Discover Bandelier National Monument — known for its role in the history of the Ancestral Pueblo people — during a narrated online field trip.
  • Marvel in the artworks of Georgia O’Keeffe during an insightful lecture and delve into the history of the Manhattan Project at Los Alamos.

General Notes

Your online program will be between 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. or after (ET) each day. This live online experience is through Zoom, an easy-to-use web video service. All you need is an Internet connection and your computer. We’ll provide a how-to guide to make sure you’ll have a hassle-free experience.
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James McGrath Morris
James is an author of biographies and narrative nonfiction. He won the 10th annual Biographers International Organization Award, which goes to authors who have made a major contribution to the art and craft of biography. Morris' work includes the New York Times bestseller "Eye on the Struggle: Ethel Payne, the First Lady of the Black Press." Prior to becoming a full-time writer, Morris spent a decade as a journalist, a decade in the book and magazine business, and a decade as a high school teacher.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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James McGrath Morris View biography
James is an author of biographies and narrative nonfiction. He won the 10th annual Biographers International Organization Award, which goes to authors who have made a major contribution to the art and craft of biography. Morris' work includes the New York Times bestseller "Eye on the Struggle: Ethel Payne, the First Lady of the Black Press." Prior to becoming a full-time writer, Morris spent a decade as a journalist, a decade in the book and magazine business, and a decade as a high school teacher.
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Jerry Rightman View biography
Who would have ever thought that a retired veterinarian would become a dedicated art lecturer? Jerry Rightman is just that person and is an active member in the art community of Santa Fe, applying his talents as a docent at the New Mexico Museum of Art and the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum. He has received rave reviews for the many years that he has been teaching for Road Scholar.
Visit the Road Scholar Bookshop
You can find many of the books we recommend at the Road Scholar store on bookshop.org, a website that supports local bookstores.
Santa Fe
by Gene Peach
Filled with the dynamic culture of Santa Fe (a uniquely wonderful piece of the USA) this book of images moves through the seasons, capturing summer’s low-rider cars, autumn’s harvest, spring’s bursting of color and much more in The City Different.
Ancient Peoples of the American Southwest
by Stephen Plog, Amy Elizabeth Grey (Illustrator)
This illustrated introduction provides an in-depth look at the ancient cultures that first inhabited the pueblos and cliff dwellings of the American Southwest. Organized chronologically, it features hundreds of maps, mostly black-and-white photographs and site diagrams.





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