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Corky Siegel and Lynne Jordan Spread Joy with Free Holiday Concert

The Levy Senior Center Foundation brought good cheer, joy and smiles throughout Evanston and the broader Zoom universe with a free concert on Dec. 4, featuring the harmonica, keyboard, and songwriting genius of Corky Siegel and the sultry, sexy, and playful vocal gyrations of Lynne Jordan. The intimate concert, parts of which were pre-recorded, were […]

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Evanston Author Linda Gartz Discusses Her Memoir, ‘Redlined’

Award-winning television documentary producer and author Linda Gartz recently discussed her memoir, “Redlined,” as a featured speaker within the 2020 Levy Lecture Series. “Redlined” is steeped in history, but it is not an academic book. Instead, it is a deeply personal, intergenerational story about the author’s family as they lived and worked on the South […]

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Science and the Societal Impact of Hearing Loss

Dr. Sumitrajit (“Sumit”) Dhar is an expert on hearing loss and the emotional, mental, financial, psychological, and physical effects it has on people, especially older adults. As the Hugh Knowles Professor of Hearing Science in the School of Communication at Northwestern University, he leads the Auditory Research Laboratory at Northwestern, where he and doctoral candidates […]