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2019 Courses (full list)
2019 SPRING TERM (April to June 2019)
April 2019

Climate Change
04/01/19 to 05/26/19

Bahá’í Institutions, the Community, and the Individual
04/05/19 to 05/23/19

Sustaining Eleven Billion People: Challenges for an Ever-Advancing Civilization
04/15/19 to 06/02/19

From Mysticism to Prophecy: Gems of Divine Mysteries and Other Early (Baghdad Period) Tablets by Bahá’u’lláh
04/18/19 to 06/05/19

The Bábí Faith, 1844 to 1863: Rediscovering the Dawnbreakers
04/25/19 to 06/12/19

May 2019

Achieving Moral Excellence in Business
05/01/19 to 07/09/19

Gifts of the Spirit: The Spiritual Practice of Creative Writing
05/05/19 to 07/06/19

Creating Unity with Friendship, Fun, Social Vitality & Laughter
05/06/19 to 06/23/19

Conscious Parenting of Young Children
05/13/19 to 06/23/19

Shoghi Effendi: His Life and Ministry
05/15/19 to 07/02/19

Youth: Learning about Bahá’í-Based Relationships
05/20/19 to 06/16/19 (Dates to be confirmed. Registration closed until further notice.)

Exploring the New Testament
05/25/19 to 07/12/19

June 2019

Introduction to Islam
06/01/19 to 07/19/19

Bahá’í Theology
06/05/19 to 08/13/19

The Kitáb-i-Iqán: An Introduction
06/15/19 to 08/09/19


Peter Adriance, Farzin Aghdasi, Susanne Alexander, Necati Alkan, Leslie Asplund, Brian Aull, Hooshmand Badiee, Swathi Baskaran, Trip Barthel, Thelma Batchelor, Alex Blakeson, Ted Brownstein, Christopher Buck, Susan Cangurel, Reba Carruth, Peggy Caton, Druzelle Cederquist, Phyllis Ghim Lian Chew, William Collins, Matt Cotton, Arthur Lyon Dahl, Roger Dahl, Nicola Daniels, Sherna Deamer, Ed DiLiberto, Armin Eschraghi, Babak Etemad, Sovaida Maani Ewing, Shamil Fattakhov, Justine Finn, Mary Fish, Betty Fisher, Stephen Friberg, Daniel Gebhardt, Daniel Grolin, Richard Hainsworth, Donna Hakimian, Paul Hanley, Barron Harper, Robert Harris, Cathy Higgins, Richard Hollinger, Sandra Lynn Hutchison, Ceylan Isgor, Stephen Karnik, Hoda Kemp, Ian Kluge, Todd Lawson, Barney Leith, Joan Lincoln, Kevin Locke, Jenny Lockwood, Mark Lutness, Baharieh Maani, Susan Maneck, Laurent Mesbah, Vasu Mohan, Moojan Momen, Wendi Momen, Shahrokh Monjazeb, Riaz Mostaghim, Christine Muller, Kim Naqvi, Roger Neyman, Brian O’Flanagan, Karryn Olson-Ramanujan, Lil Abdo Osborne, Anne Pearson, Anne Perry, Steven Phelps, Brent Poirier, Daniel Pschaida, Sue Rishworth, John Safapour, Marjan Nirou Saniee, Robert Sarracino, Mikhail Sergeev, Nahid Shams, Sharona Shuster, Melanie Smith, Peter Smith, Robert Stockman, Adam Thorne, Fariba Vahdat, Lois Walker, James West, Neil Whatley, Dan Wheatley, Christopher White, Robert White, and Robert Wilson