• Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 04-14-2021 to 04-14-2021
    Day(s) of the week: Wednesday
    Time: 12:00 PM-01:30 PM - Central Time
    Instructor: Judy Scott Feldman, Ph.D., Art Historian/National Mall Coalition
    Term: 2020-2
    Location: Zoom - Washington Metro Oasis
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    The nude human body is depicted in myriad forms in art history, from fertility figures and gods to idealized perfect forms and stylized abstractions. For the ancient Greeks, the body was an ideal form; not so for artists during the Middle Ages and the Reformation. In this class we’ll explore how artists across time and cultures interpret the nude to... read more
  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 04-15-2021 to 04-15-2021
    Day(s) of the week: Thursday
    Time: 12:00 PM-01:30 PM - Central Time
    Instructor: Richard Bell, Professor of History, University of Maryland
    Term: 2020-2
    Location: Zoom - Washington Metro Oasis
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    Seen through American eyes, the Revolution marks a triumphant moment. Through British eyes, it looked quite different. To the King, the war for independence was an affront, a temper tantrum by an ungrateful colonial rabble. But, as historian Richard Bell explains, beyond the palace and Parliament, British responses to the war were anything but monolithic.... read more
  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 04-15-2021 to 04-15-2021
    Day(s) of the week: Thursday
    Time: 10:00 AM-11:00 AM - Central Time
    Instructor: Parks Smith
    Term: 2020-2
    Location: Zoom - The Oasis Institute
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    The Internet is a daily part of our family, social, and business lives. The Internet is also where scammers and identity thieves lurk. Protect yourself by learning to recognize phishing and fraud attempts in this class designed for Internet users of all ages. You'll learn how to create and use effective passwords, develop and practice good security habits,... read more
  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 04-16-2021 to 04-16-2021
    Day(s) of the week: Friday
    Time: 11:00 AM-01:00 PM - Central Time
    Instructor: Martha Bogart
    Term: 2020-2
    Location: Zoom - The Oasis Institute

    Your iPhone has a variety of useful tools that make getting around and remembering things easier. This class is designed to help you use iOS 13 apps like Camera,Photos, Notes, Maps and Personal Hotspots when you are on the go—around home or while... read more
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  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 04-16-2021 to 04-16-2021
    Day(s) of the week: Friday
    Time: 01:30 PM-02:30 PM - Central Time
    Instructor: Larry Edison
    Term: 2020-2
    Location: Zoom - The Oasis Institute

    Zoom Video is a video conferencing software program that allows you to meet with people virtually. This class will teach you how to use the Zoom tool bar to control your camera, microphone and to interact with Oasis Everywhere instructors and other Zoom... read more
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  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 05-06-2021 to 05-06-2021
    Day(s) of the week: Thursday
    Time: 01:00 PM-02:00 PM - Central Time
    Instructor: Hugh Leeman
    Term: 2020-2
    Location: Zoom - The Oasis Institute

    Welcome to part one of this three-part series on the Renaissance where we will discover how political upheaval, pathogens, and new technologies set the stage for society's great rebirth. While drawing parallels with our world today we will learn how to create our own Renaissance-inspired masterpieces. We will take inspiration from Brunelleschi’s linear... read more
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  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 04-20-2021 to 04-20-2021
    Day(s) of the week: Tuesday
    Time: 01:00 PM-02:15 PM - Central Time
    Instructor: Megan Merriman, MPH
    Term: 2020-2
    Location: Zoom - San Antonio Oasis

    The world is full of smart, brave and strong women who have stood up to the most daunting challenges to make their voices heard while working to change the world. We will discuss some of these incredible women and their... read more
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  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 04-20-2021 to 04-20-2021
    Day(s) of the week: Tuesday
    Time: 12:00 PM-01:30 PM - Central Time
    Instructor: Aniko Makranczy, MFA
    Term: 2020-2
    Location: Zoom - San Diego Oasis

    Learn about Spanish (Catalan) artist Joan Miró (1893 -1983) who combined abstract art with Surrealist fantasy to create his paintings, ceramics, murals, tapestries, and sculptures. His work is characterized by persistent experimentation, abstraction, and imagination. While Miro's journey began with representational painting, he ultimately was known for an... read more
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  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 04-20-2021 to 04-20-2021
    Day(s) of the week: Tuesday
    Time: 03:00 PM-04:30 PM - Central Time
    Instructor: Blaine Davies, MA
    Term: 2020-2
    Location: Zoom - San Diego Oasis

    Since our first Presidential election when the nation unanimously elected George Washington, the history of presidential elections in the United States has been marked by controversy, back room deals and on a couple of occasions been decided by the House of Representatives.  Blaine Davies explores the turbulent history of our Presidential elections dating... read more
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  • Sessions: 1
    Class Date(s): 04-21-2021 to 04-21-2021
    Day(s) of the week: Wednesday
    Time: 09:30 AM-11:00 AM - Central Time
    Instructor: Stephen Klatsky
    Term: 2020-2
    Location: Zoom - Washington Metro Oasis

    Baseball 2021 - What do our local teams - the Nationals and Orioles look like? What about your favorite team? What trades, signings and changes will impact the game? Let’s talk... read more
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