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Osher Institute Course: “The World’s Longest History Lesson”

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This course is provided by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of North Texas.

Dr. Andrew Torget, Associate Professor of History at the University of North Texas, set a Guinness World Record for the World’s Longest History Lesson. This record-breaking lesson lasted 26.5 hours and covered Texas history from prehistory through the Great Depression. OLLI at UNT broke this lesson down into one-hour segments based on topic area.

The “World’s Longest History Lesson” link also features an OLLI at UNT podcast interview with
Dr. Torget.