Food for Thought: Providence Journal Offers a Day of Pure Learning with Top Profs on April 27


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PROVIDENCE — The Providence Journal and One Day University bring together professors from top universities for a day of pure learning and intellectual stimulation on Saturday, April 27, at the Rhode Island Convention Center, One Sabin St., Providence.

No tests. No homework. The professors are there to educate and entertain during the program that runs from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Here’s a sampling of the offerings:

  • The Future of Health Care, Michael Sparer, Columbia University
  • How to Think Like a Philosopher, Tamar Gendler, Yale University
  • Three Books Every Book Lover Should Read, Joseph Luzzi, Bard College
  • What Darwin Got Right. What Darwin Got Wrong. Hopi Hoekstra, Harvard University
  • Understanding How Memory Works, John Stein, Brown University
  • Four Paintings Every Art Lover Should Love, Tina Rivers, Columbia University

Use promo code PJC0427 to register and the full price of $239 is only $119.

Questions on the program? Call 800-300-3438 or visit

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