OLLI - Lifelong Learning
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
Each term more people in the Lowcountry are enjoying the opportunity to meet new friends
while pursuing shared intellectual interests.
Because they are Osher Lifelong Learning Institute members and
they will tell you their lives are indeed enriched because
of the program’s varied offerings!
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WHO CAN JOIN?
Any adult who is interested in lifelong learning is welcome to join. THERE ARE NO AGE OR EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS. Backgrounds may differ, but all participants share a desire to keep intellectually alive.
HOW ARE WE ORGANIZED?
The program is organized and planned by its curriculum committees and everyone is encouraged to contribute in some way. You may teach or facilitate a course, be a class assistant, serve on the curriculum committee, help in the office or perform other tasks. Working together maintains a high-quality program at a reasonable cost. A good way to first become involved is to serve as a class assistant. These valuable members hand out materials, make announcements, set up equipment, and assist instructors in many important ways.
WHAT KIND OF CLASSES DO WE OFFER?
We offer a wide variety of classes—philosophy, history, art, music, current events, political issues, religion, science, literature, languages, and many others. Our classes are very popular. There are over 1,000 members that produce about 5,000 registrations for classes. Sign up now for the next term.
HOW WILL YOU KNOW ABOUT CLASSES AND EVENTS?
Sign up as a member and receive all curriculum guides, events calendar, special programs, USCB library privileges and much more.
HOW ARE THE COURSES SCHEDULED?
Classes are offered in two terms: Fall and Spring. Classes and instructors have been selected by the Curriculum Committees and the USCB Continuing Education office personnel.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?
We are the best educational bargain around!
Membership Fee $35/year
Individuals can join at any time through the year and membership is renewed annually.
Registration Fee for Fall-$85; Spring-$85
This entitles you to attend as many courses as you desire in each term of registration.
Make checks payable and mail to:
USC Beaufort - OLLI
1 University Boulevard
Bluffton, SC 29909
Spring '11 January 24 - May 13
Fall '11 September 12 - December 16
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF JOINING?
Members can register for any number of courses at any location. Membership also entitles you to receive all communication and all USCB privileges such as library, cyber café, special events, etc.
For more information, call 843-208-8247 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org