The Bernard Osher Foundation of San Francisco has selected over 115 innovative colleges and universities from across the U.S. to be Osher Lifelong Learning Institutes. Each program has the common thread of providing intellectually stimulating, non-credit learning opportunities for adults age 50 and better.
Only 5 Florida colleges/universities are part of the network, including Eckerd College, the University of South Florida-Tampa, the University of Miami, Florida International University, and the University of North Florida.OLLI at Eckerd College classes, trips, interest groups and programs are an experience in active thought – the hallmark of Osher Lifelong Learning Institutes.
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Eckerd College offers:
- An intellectually stimulating learning environment that will enrich your life
- Classes, trips, workshops, speakers series, special events, social activities and more - and no tests or grades!
- Opportunities to volunteer/do pro bono work
- A friendly place to meet interesting people and develop new friendships