Dr. Marsha B. Cohen is an independent scholar, news analyst, and writer in Miami, FL, specializing in the role of religion in politics and world affairs. 


A Lecturer in International Relations at Florida International University for over a decade, she currently teaches lifelong learning and adult education courses.  Her articles are published regularly on Inter Press Service's Lobe Log and other online venues.




I cannot teach anybody anything.

I can only make them think.

                                                                                                                       --Socrates


Lifelong Learning and Adult Education Courses, 2016-2017 


Fall/Winter


American Elections 1788-1956: Candidates, Campaigns and Controversies 

Wednesday afternoons, 1:00 pm-2:45 pm
6 Weeks:
Sept. 7, 14, 21, 28; Oct. 5, 19

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Miami Founders' Hall,

1550 Brescia (corner of Red Road one block north of Ponce de Leon),  Coral Gables.



Six (Almost) Forgotten Wars that Shaped Today’s World

Wednesday afternoons, 1:00 pm-2:45 pm
6 Weeks:
Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30;  Dec. 7, 14
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Miami Founders' Hall,

1550 Brescia (corner of Red Road one block north of Ponce de Leon),  Coral Gables.

Registration now open.



Judaism for the 21st Century: The Voice of Hope in an Age of Fear

Thursday mornings, 10:00 am-11:30 am
11 Weeks:
Nov. 10, 17; Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22, 2016. Jan. 12, 19, 26; Feb. 2, 9,  2017
Meets at Temple Beth Am, 5950 North Kendall Dr., Pinecrest
Registration now open. Online Registration at  Florence Melton Adult Mini-School/CAJE



Upcoming Lectures and Presentations


Temple Beth Am Library's Weekly Sunday Salon 2016-17

Jews News: The World through Jewish Eyes

Sunday mornings:  10:00 a.m. 12:00 noon


Oct. 30;  Dec. 11; Feb. 12; Mar. 19; Apr. 23.


Temple Beth Am Library Adult Reading Room, 5950 North Kendall Dr., Pinecrest, FL 33156

Free and open to the public, including bagels, cream cheese and coffee.



Limmud Miami, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017

TBA
FIU Kovens Conference Center,
3000 NE 151st Street, North Miami, FL 33181

Find out more about Limmud Miami and buy tickets online at http://www.limmudmiami.org/