Are you, your family, or your company flirting with disaster? How about our business and government leaders? This workshop will examine risk and the psychological, social and cultural impediments to acting on prescient warnings. Examples of disasters big and small will be discussed. The course will conclude with an analysis of risks in everyday life. Presentations by members will be invited.
4. Course MeetingTimes:
12:30 – 2:30 pm
Number of Weeks: 5
Total Number of Sessions: 5
Hours Per Session: 2
5. Required Text “Flirting with Disaster: Why Accidents Are Rarely Accidental”
6.Study Group Leader and Brief Biography: (Optional)
Dick Vidale holds a BS degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Rochester and a PhD in engineering mechanics from the University of Wisconsin. He is Professor Emeritus at Boston University.
7. SGL Contact Information: (Optional)
8. Course Given At:
Regis College’s LLARC (Lifelong Learning at Regis College) Program, Regis College, Weston, MA 02493-1571
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