Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Never Stop Learning

Maps & Directions

Faculty & Staff

Gary L. Hylander, PhD


PhD, Boston College

Additional Information

Gary L. Hylander earned his PhD at Boston College. His advisor and dissertation director was the noted Boston historian Thomas H. O’Connor. Hylander is currently an independent scholar who specializes as a presidential historian, pedagogical specialist for the NEH, and professor of history at Framingham State University. He is a frequent presenter at library forums, historical societies, senior living centers, civic and professional organizations as well as a public affairs commentator on local cable news and radio.

1 Course:

1939: Europe’s Last Year of Peace (Video Conference)


2 Brown Bag:

Richard Nixon at 100 (Video Conference Presentation) 

Dickens’ A Christmas Carol (Video Conference Presentation)