Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at ASU

Welcome to the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at ASU Facebook! No tests, grades, or educational requirements!

The mission of OLLI at ASU is to provide learning experiences and a community where adults ages 50+ engage in non-credit, university-quality classes, member-driven programs, campus-based learning opportunities, and pathways to public service. We invite you to explore our Facebook and website (lifelonglearning.asu.edu) and discover the many benefits that the world of lifelong learning offers to any

Operating as usual

Photos from Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at ASU's post 04/05/2024

Celebrating excellence throughout this year with a showcase of member projects and insight from scholarship recipients! Thankful to all who attended this luncheon! ❤️

03/26/2024

There is no age limit for learning!!! Excited to offer this stress management class for learners of all ages.

ASU students and learners in the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at ASU, or OLLI at ASU, were enrolled in ASU School of Social Work's first co-generational class, where they studied stress management.

Learn more: https://ow.ly/Vswn50R0cup

03/11/2024

OLLI members were able to experience the international film festival in Red Rock Sedona! An exciting opportunity to watch different fantastic films from all over the world!

Special thank you to Dr. Sandler for leading our OLLI group & Patrick Schweiss, the director of the Sedona Film Festival. 🎥

02/28/2024

The Distinguished Innovation Fellows Mixer is taking place this March 14!

We will be joined by Dr. Sian Proctor who will share her own journey as a Fellow at ASU and how she was able to leverage the fellowship to bring her ideas to life. Bob Pozen will be at the event as well to discuss his experience in the business sector and working in teams. Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to connect with great individuals!

RSVP Link: https://dif.splashthat.com

02/26/2024

Join Osher’s new partner, Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing, in an exciting workshop about memoir writing and manuscript revision! Members receive a 25% discount & an additional BOGO half off discount if you register for both courses. See you at the Palabras Bilingual bookstore! 📝

Registration: https://piper.asu.edu/classes

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The 4️⃣th Annual Virtual Genealogy Day is this Saturday, February 2️⃣4️⃣th! Register for FREE to listen to some engaging presentations about family trees to better build personal connections to the past. 🧬

For more information visit: https://azsos.libcal.com/event/11507476

Photos from Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at ASU's post 02/18/2024

Lifelong learning was embraced by over 500 OLLI members this week! Through multiple partners across the valley, learners gained valuable insight on many important topics.

Photos from Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at ASU's post 02/08/2024

Take a look at some highlights of our 3D Printing Lab session!!

Enthusiastic OLLI participants created their own refrigerator magnets under the instruction of Konnor Plymire, a faculty associate in The Design School at ASU. Don’t miss out on our other OLLI classes like this at ASU Chandler Innovation Center this Spring!!


📸: Charlie Leight

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Come learn about the Distinguished Innovation Fellows Program at ASU on Tuesday, February 13! Amplify your learning journey and engage in meaningful, post-retirement work.

We’re beyond thrilled to also have Robert Pzen, Senior Lecturer at MIT Sloan and Ehsan Zaffar, Executive Director at the Difference Engine at ASU as our guest speakers. Don’t miss out on this wonderful opportunity!!

Scan the QR code or follow this link for registration and more event details.
https://difprogram.splashthat.com/

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Have you ever been curious about how our ancestors evolved to adapt to our environment or if we are really related to apes? Join us in an exciting opportunity to learn about evolution with Dr. Hendrickson this February! 🦍

01/30/2024

Meet Jared Swerzenski, the director of OLLI at ASU!

Jared continuously leads the team by example and is invested in changing lives for the better. Don’t hesitate to ever reach out! 😊

01/17/2024

Members from other OLLI programs around the globe can join these exciting virtual classes with a WAIVED ASU membership fee (valued at $20)! Don’t miss out on these exciting spring classes & build connections! 🌎📚

01/11/2024

Do you know how to leverage the role you play in your job, family or community to make a positive change?

Join us on January 18 for a FREE virtual session with Dr. Lynsey Farrell & the Grandmother Collective on how to raise the profile of older women, or “grandmothers,” as essential contributors to social change and development!

Reach out to us in the comments below if you are interested.

01/03/2024

This class was so helpful for my mom, after she tripped and put her head through the wall! Join us for this free class at the Surprise Regional Library. Message me for registration 😊

Happy New Year everyone! 🎆🎉

Join us in our first 2️⃣0️⃣2️⃣4️⃣ community training class regarding fire and fall safety in the home. Learn how to take care of yourself and loved ones with our informative class taught by Jamie Michler!

01/02/2024

Happy New Year everyone! 🎆🎉

Join us in our first 2️⃣0️⃣2️⃣4️⃣ community training class regarding fire and fall safety in the home. Learn how to take care of yourself and loved ones with our informative class taught by Jamie Michler!

12/22/2023

This Spring 2024, explore our diverse class catalog with OLLI at ASU for adults ages 50 or better!

Engage in campus-based learning opportunities, member-driven experiences and community partnerships for the curious mind. Lifelong learning is the core of our program and we hope that you join in this journey ahead!

Visit our website at lifelonglearning.asu.edu for more information and registration for classes. Have questions? Contact us at 602.543.6440.

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at ASU The mission of OLLI at ASU is to provide learning experiences and a community where adults ages 50+

12/08/2023

Join our FREE Virtual Event on December 12th! Meet our experts and discover fascinating positive and negative stress brain connections; learn why precision aging matters for you; and practical tips to manage holiday stress. Come celebrate the joy of the holiday season with us and discover how precision aging can shape a better future for all of us.

Hosted by Dr. David C**n, Dr. Angela Allen, & Socorro Gonzales Pyles.

Event Details:
Event Date: Tuesday, December 12, 2023
Time: MST: 10, 2, 4, and 7 | EST: 12 , 4 , 6 , and 9
Event Location: Virtual Event

Precision Aging Network

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Join us for a night of poetry on Tuesday, December 5th at the Changing Hands Bookstore. It’s going to be a fantastic evening, you won’t want to miss it! 📝

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Come see us at Innovation Night on November 16th from 4-8 p.m. at the Peoria Sports Complex. There will be free food and drinks, local shops, innovation highlights, and activities for the whole family. You won't want to miss out!!

11/02/2023

Join Erwin Chemerisky for this special free event on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2023 from 12:00-1:30pm MST. You won't want to miss it!

For more info and to register, please visit: https://links.asu.edu/FRLSErwin

10/17/2023

The Health Futures Center (HFC) represents a collaboration between ASU and the Mayo Clinic, united by a mission to enhance the health and well-being of our community. 🌟

It's not too late to join us for our Fall 2023 classes at this world-class environment! Check out some of our upcoming courses:

• Monday, Oct. 23: "Mastering Healthy Meal Planning & Preparation for One or Two People" with Dr. Christy Alexon & Dr. Kathleen Dixon.

• Thursday, Oct. 26: "Why Space? A Look at Missions, Orbits & Commercial Migration Upward" with Dr. Peter Swan & Dr. Cathy Swan.

• Wednesdays, Nov. 1 and 8: "The Four Schools of Psychology: What We Need to Know & Why" with Dr. Larry Waldman

..and many more!

Follow the link in our bio or visit us at lifelonglearning.asu.edu to explore the full list of upcoming classes hosted at HFC and secure your spot.

We look forward to having you with us!☺️

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FREE & OPEN TO PUBLIC

Join us to celebrate Veterans Day with Executive Director of the ASU Pat Tillman Veterans Center, Shawn Banzhaf, for an enlightening and encouraging story of trauma and healing.🇺🇸

Follow the link to sign up: https://shorturl.at/efoPQ

*Free and open to the public

10/12/2023

Meet Lindsay VanderSchee, Program Coordinator at OLLI at ASU! 🌟

Lindsay had been a fantastic addition to our team for the past two months. She has shared with us her favorite things about working here, and we couldn’t be happier to have her on board!

10/12/2023

Dear OLLI family, we have just received word that NASA has delayed the launch of the Psyche mission. Please note that the 'Watch the Psyche Launch' class happening tomorrow morning at Mirabella is *cancelled*. We are so sorry for the inconvenience and greatly appreciate your understanding!

At this time, we are unsure of when the launch will occur. It is tentatively scheduled for this Friday, Oct 13th at 7:00 a.m, however, we unfortunately will no longer be hosting a watch party. You can find the link to the livestream here:

https://www3.nasa.gov/specials/virtualguest/

10/11/2023

There is still time to join OLLI at ASU this semester! With over 80+ classes still left this semester, there's something for everyone. Register today and don't miss out!

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For the love of Learning!

Welcome to the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at ASU (OLLI at ASU) Facebook!

We invite you to explore our page and website and discover the many benefits that the world of lifelong learning offers to anyone age 50+. No tests, grades, or educational requirements! A $20 per semester membership fee ($10 in the summer semester) entitles you to enroll in university-quality, non-credit short classes. As an OLLI at ASU member, you'll discover new interests, new opportunities, and new friends!

OLLI at ASU is conveniently located throughout the Phoenix valley: ASU West and Downtown Phoenix campuses, Tempe Public Library, Friendship Village Tempe, and North Scottsdale. We also hold classes at affiliate locations, including the Arizona Opera Center in Midtown Phoenix, Deer Valley Petroglyph Preserve in Glendale, etc.

The class schedule is available at most public libraries, senior and community centers, and online. You may register online or by phone: visit our website or call (602) 543-6440.

OLLI at ASU is funded in part by The Bernard Osher Foundation, which supports university-quality educational offerings for mature students. The Osher Lifelong Learning Institutes, supported by the foundation, operate on the campuses of 121 institutions of higher education.

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The Health Futures Center (HFC) represents a collaboration between ASU and the Mayo Clinic, united by a mission to enhan...
This Fall semester, OLLI at ASU is hosting classes at the Peoria Main Library! 📚Join us for enriching learning experienc...
What a wonderful Tuesday at Tempe Connections (Public Library) with Doug Bradley, Rick Smith and all of our OLLI members...
What a great event at Changing Hands in Phoenix today! Many thanks to Dr. Rosemarie Dombrowski and her student team for ...
OLLI Downtown Phoenix hosted our first urban OLLI walking tour last Friday! In a new class titled "Let’s Walk Phoenix: S...

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