Lectures, Lodging, Meals, & Activities

August 5-8 / 9-12, 2019

Luther, MI

Historical Issues & Controversies

Held at the College’s Rockwell Lake Lodge in Luther, Michigan, overlooking Rockwell Lake on Hillsdale’s G. H. Gordon Biological Station, this seminar offers a chance to combine outstanding lectures with the many leisure activities that the Lodge has to offer. This seminar will examine topics related to the history of America and the world since the turn of the 20th century, with a special emphasis on statesmen such as Calvin Coolidge, Winston Churchill, Charles de Gaulle, Ronald Reagan, and Margaret Thatcher.

Learn from Hillsdale College faculty in a classroom environment.

Enjoy recreational activities in and around Rockwell Lake.

Enjoy first-class accommodations and meals.

Enjoy lively conversations with distinguished scholars in American history and politics in a friendly classroom environment.

The Rockwell Lake Lodge has kayaks, canoes, and pedal boats for your use to enjoy the lake. Discover the beauty and wildlife of the Michigan hill country in the trails around the lake.

Stay in custom-furnished suites, each with a lakeside view, and enjoy catered meals daily throughout the seminar.

Rockwell Lake Lodge in Luther, MI

Escape to northern Michigan for a learning retreat! Study with our distinguished faculty in the comfort of our Rockwell Lake Lodge. Go boating on beautiful Rockwell Lake or hike the Lodge’s tranquil grounds. Then spend a relaxing evening by the fire pit.

The 16,000-square-foot retreat and conference facility is part of Hillsdale College’s G. H. Gordon Biological Station. The lodge consists of ten private, custom-furnished guest suites housing up to 20 occupants, dining and conference rooms, and a large deck area.

The price for this seminar includes multiple daily lectures with Hillsdale College faculty, evening Q&A sessions, group excursions, local entertainment, cocktail parties, high-end accommodations, shuttle service to all activities, and all meals.

Take advantage of the special room rate and arrive a day early, or stay over an extra day, for further independent exploration of Rockwell Lake Lodge’s tranquil grounds.

All-Inclusive Price

What Other Lifelong Learners Are Saying

Your registration Includes:

Daily Lectures & Evening sessions

Group Excursion

Cocktail Parties

Daily Catered Meals

On-SITE Accomodations

Shuttle Service

$850 per person

"The talks were so enjoyable; it felt like they were telling stories rather than lecturing!"

"The classes were interesting, the teachers just marvelous! We all had a great time, and you made it fun!"

"I am now fully convinced the principles of America do transcend time."

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Luther, MI
August 5-8, 2019 or August 9-12, 2019

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Lifelong Learning Seminar

Historical Issues & Controversies

A Lifelong Learning Seminar in Luther, MI
Two Dates: August 5-8, 2019 or August 9-12, 2019

Lifelong Learning Seminars provide a learning vacation unlike any other. Spend time with some of Hillsdale College's most distinguished professors, sharing insights, and joining in lively conversation. Enjoy the camaraderie of others who share your interest in continued learning and the preservation of liberty.

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