Culture

Personal Enrichment

Offered through Continuing Education

@ Forest Park | Meramec

Expand your understanding about the world around you.

A Transgender Experience: Discussing Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Identity

This class explores the foundational ideas underlying categories like trans and transgender, illuminating the complexity of how gender works both in general and for trans people particularly. Topics covered include: a brief history, terminology, etiquette, and policy advocacy. Through tales of personal experience, the facilitator will debunk myths and provide information about the range of trans identities and experiences. Participants will gain comfort talking about trans issues, and have a chance to explore how these issues are relevant to them in their communities.
CLTR:701 | $25 | Age 60+: $16.50
F01 | Th 6-9 p.m. | Stephanie Thurmer | Sept. 20 | MC - SO, 112

NEW! Explore Mayan Central America: A Travelogue

Our travelogue explores some of the major sites that attract tourists to El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, and Belize. We will "visit" some of the major ruins of the Mayan world, including Copan and Tikal. And we will explore the interesting cultural aspects of the heart of Central America.
CLTR:701 | $19 | Age 60+: $14
F02 | Th 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Richard Mueller | Oct. 11 | FP - G, 117

UFOs in Missouri

Are you intrigued by the unknown? Unidentified Flying Objects are being spotted in the skies over Missouri. Come with an open mind to explore the most recent cases in your area and share your own experiences. Taught by the State Section Director and Field Investigator for the Mutual UFO Network (MUFON).
PERD:749 | $29 | Age 60+: $29
F50 | Sa 10 a.m.-noon | Dana West | Nov. 10 | MC - BA, 105
NOTE: Course moved from MC-SO, 105 to the BA building.

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