Science, Politics & Society


Instructor: James Pedgrift

Wednesdays, January 12 – February 16, 3:00 – 5:00 PM, Berger Center

6-week session, Cost: $95

About this class:

As science grows and impacts daily life, resistance is generated and expressed in the political arena. That process will be studied in detail; beginning with WWII, examining the environmental movement, technology, religion, climate change an anti-science backlash and more.

Instructor Bio:

James Pedgrift is a former Mayor of Santa Rosa, City Council member, teacher at Rancho Cotati HS and Sonoma State University. He holds advanced degrees in Statistics and the History and Philosophy of Science.

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Lifelong Learning will be following all state and county COVID guidelines. Masks are required in OVA facilities. PROOF OF VACCINATION WILL BE REQUIRED.