Learn from the Best: On-Demand

With 5+ educational and entertaining livestream videos every week, we’re constantly adding great online lectures to our library. Below are some recent additions as well as some student favorites. You can browse by category or by typing some keywords into the search bar to the left. Access to all recorded lectures comes standard with our membership, click here to learn more.

Please note: all Livestream (Upcoming) times are in EDT unless otherwise noted. Enjoy!

Category : Live Stream

The Shifting Lens of History
Stephanie Yuhl – College of the Holy Cross

09/28/2020 4:00 pm

Science vs. Faith: Addressing History’s Oldest Debate
Kenneth Miller – Brown University

09/28/2020 4:00 pm

Science Fiction that Became Science (and Some that Didn’t)
Charles Adler

09/29/2020 4:00 pm

The Most Important Day in History? D-Day: June 6, 1944
Robert Watson – Lynn University

09/30/2020 4:00 pm

The Hidden Habits of Genius: Beyond Talent and IQ
Craig Wright – Yale University

10/01/2020 4:00 pm

America 100 Years Ago: From Al Capone to the Scopes Trial
Michael Kazin

10/02/2020 4:00 pm

Understanding Heredity: What We Know, And What We Don't
Carl Zimmer

10/05/2020 4:00 pm

Classic Author Series: Philip Roth and the Art of Fiction
Joseph Luzzi – Bard College

10/06/2020 4:00 pm

The Science of Pleasure: Why We Like What We Like
Paul Bloom – Yale University

10/07/2020 4:00 pm

A Culinary History of the United States
Allen Pietrobon

10/08/2020 4:00 pm

Brain Aging (and what you can do about it)
Thad Polk – University of Michigan

10/09/2020 4:00 pm

America Before America: Reconsidering the Legacy of Christopher Columbus
Peter Mancall

10/12/2020 4:00 pm

What Happened to the News? From Walter Cronkite to Rush Limbaugh
Karen Bordeleau

10/13/2020 4:00 pm

The Great Depression and the New Deal
Edward O’Donnell – Holy Cross College

10/14/2020 4:00 pm

Six People Who Built America - Including Live Professor Q&A
Jeremi Suri – University of Texas

10/15/2020 4:00 pm

The Genius of Alfred Hitchcock
Marc Lapadula – Yale University

10/16/2020 4:00 pm

The Amazing World of Whales: Why They Sing, and Other Fascinating Facts
Stephanie Sardelis

10/19/2020 4:00 pm

Why You Talk the Way You Do... And Why It Matters
Katherine Kinzler

10/20/2020 4:00 pm

Unlocking the Parthenon
Tina Rivers Ryan

10/21/2020 4:00 pm

The Science of Success (and Failure)
Catherine Sanderson – Amherst College

10/22/2020 4:00 pm

The Life, Music and Genius of Frank Sinatra
Anna Celenza – Georgetown University

10/23/2020 4:00 pm

What’s Going to Happen Next Tuesday? Predicting the Next President
Allen J. Lichtman

10/26/2020 4:00 pm

2030: How Today’s Biggest Trends Will Reshape the Future of Everything
Mauro F. Guillén

10/27/2020 4:00 pm

How the Other Half Lived: Life, Death and Public Health in the Tenement
David Favaloro

10/28/2020 4:00 pm

The Stock Market & the Economy: How are they related?
Itay Goldstein

10/29/2020 4:00 pm

1964: The Election that Changed America
Julian Zelizer

10/30/2020 4:00 pm

What Can We Learn From Ancient Philosophers?
Bryan Van Norden – Vassar College

11/02/2020 4:00 pm

F. Scott Fitzgerald and Ernest Hemingway: A Literary Friendship and Rivalry for the Ages
Joseph Luzzi – Bard College

11/03/2020 4:00 pm

Music and the Brain: Why We Like What We Like
Aniruddh Patel – Tufts University

11/05/2020 4:00 pm

The Paradox of Choice
Barry Schwartz – UC Berkeley

11/09/2020 4:00 pm

Considering The Death Penalty: Right or Wrong?
Austin Sarat

11/11/2020 4:00 pm

The Philosophy of Humor: A Serious Look at Funny
Steven Gimbel

11/12/2020 4:00 pm

First Ladies: Behind the Scenes with Six Powerful Women
Robert Watson – Lynn University

11/16/2020 4:00 pm

History Matters: Why Understanding the Past is Essential
Edward O’Donnell – Holy Cross College

11/19/2020 4:00 pm

Nuremberg Revisited: Then... and 75 Years Later
Bruce Einhorn

11/20/2020 4:00 pm

Christmas in America: What’s Going on Here?
Edward O’Donnell – Holy Cross College

12/15/2020 4:00 pm

The Genius of Beethoven’s Symphonies
Thomas Kelly – Harvard University

12/16/2020 4:00 pm