Duncaster Life

Less must-do. More want-to. | October 2022

Back to School

The University of Hartford’s Presidents’ College at Duncaster

We should never stop learning, and at Duncaster, we make it easy for residents to continue exploring the world in ways that are meaningful to them. Our affiliation with the University of Hartford brings college-level lectures and mini courses right to our campus. By offering a wide array of intriguing topics, taught by University professors, the Presidents’ College keeps our minds engaged and exploring the world around us.

University of HartfordHaving started as a lecture series on Shakespeare by then University of Hartford President Humphrey Tonkin, the Presidents’ College topics have grown to include art, music, health, STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) classes and current events.

The Presidents’ College at Duncaster meets once a week in our Meeting Room and recent course topics have included:

  • Biomes Bonanza: A Virtual Tour of the Planet’s Ecosystem

Our current schedule of upcoming classes includes:

  • October 4, 2022: Japanese Women Photographers Take to the Streets
  • November 1, 2022: A Whale of a Tale: The Drama and Impact of the Hartford Whalers
  • November 9th, 16th & 30th, 2022 : Silent Films and Music (3 Sessions)

Keep your mind going and growing at Duncaster. Call Lisa Greene, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, today at (860) 380-5006 to learn more about lifelong learning on campus or to audit an upcoming Presidents’ College course.

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    Health Center
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