The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at U of A is Arkansas’ leading university affiliated, non-profit program providing high quality, affordable educational, cultural and engagement opportunities for mature adults.
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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute UA Staff Director: Susan Tonymon Assistant Director: Sandra Sawyer Part-time Office Assistant: Suzanne Murphy Part-time Office Assistant: Essie Anderson Office Volunteer: Connie Johnson
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“Android Smartphone/Tablet” with Instructor Barry Sawyer on Tuesdays June 2 and June 9. 9:30 a.m. at the UA Global Campus. Fayetteville. “Aging with Wit and Wisdom” with instructor Judith Tavano on Thursday, June 11, 11:30 a.m. at the UA Global Campus, Fayetteville. “The Rwanda Genocide Up Close” with instructor Samuel Totten on Tuesday, June 16, 1:00 p.m. at the UA Global Campus, Fayetteville.
The Social Committee plans opportunities to meet up for fun and fellowship outside the classroom!
Birthdays & Books Monthly Luncheons Meets at Bordino’s Italian Restaurant (3rd Thursday of each Month)- Dickson St. Fayetteville, AR 11:30am – 1:00pm Please RSVP to Melinda Nickle. firstname.lastname@example.org
Questions about a social event? Contact Steve Parker, OLLI-UA Social Committee Chair at: email@example.com
Lou Whisenhunt OLLI UA 2015 Volunteer of the Year
OLLI member Lou Whisenhunt was named as 2015 Volunteer of the Year recently at the annual member volunteer cookout. Volunteers are the lifeblood to non-profit organizations and OLLI’s member driven structure relies on the generosity of members who share their valuable time and talents.
OLLI UA says “Thank You!” Volunteers! Each year since 2010, the institute has recognized an outstanding OLLI member for exemplary service. Lou’s name and photo now appears on OLLI’s perpetual plaque next to previous Volunteer of the Year recipients: 2010 – Joyce Richardson 2011 – Essie Anderson 2012- Martha Devault 2013- Mike Adelman and 2014 – Hugh Earnest.