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Osher Institute Network Newsletters – March Issue Available Now

The March issue of the Osher Institute Network Newsletter highlights a variety of exciting topics throughout the Osher network. Features include the announcement of a new Osher Institute, a fun tap dancing group, OLLIs using technology to bring in speakers from around the globe, as well as a fun variety of trips taken by Osher members […]

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University of North Texas Becomes Home to Newest Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

With funding from The Bernard Osher Foundation, the University of North Texas’ Emeritus College program has become the newest Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. 

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Keynote Speaker for the 2017 Osher Institutes National Conference

We’re happy to announce that the Keynote Speaker for the 2017 Osher Institutes National Conference is Dr. Bill Thomas. Dr. Thomas is a noted leader in the field of Aging. He has been named one of the nation’s “top 10 innovators” changing the future of retirement in America by the Wall Street Journal, as well as being […]

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Breakout Session Descriptions – 2017 Osher Institutes National Conference

Tuesday, 10:45am – 12pm A Culture of Inclusion Over the last few decades, the strategic plans of many lifelong learning programs have stated the need for diversity. Some programs have made progress, but members still question: “What are we going to do about our diversity problem?” Are we defining diversity too narrowly, focusing on what […]

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Transportation Options – 2017 Osher Institutes National Conference

Airports There are two airports in the Dallas, TX area, the Dallas Fort Worth Airport (DFW) and Love Field Airport (DAL). It is about a fifteen minute drive from either airport to the Omni Mandalay Hotel, in Irving, TX. Parking If you are driving or renting a car, self-parking at the Omni Mandalay Hotel is […]

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Dining, Dress & Weather – 2017 Osher Institutes National Conference

Dining Our aim is to provide well-balanced and nutritious meals and snacks during the meeting, as well as enough variety to accommodate attendees with special eating preferences. If you have any special dietary needs, please let us know in January by filling out the appropriate area on your registration form. For those attendees who need […]

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Osher Institutes Host Events and Courses on Politics

Presidential election seasons pique the interest of Osher Institute members. The heated presidential campaigns of 2016 also heightening interest in understanding the electoral system; the associated impact of media on campaigns; and the historic underpinnings of American politics.

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New OLLI Authors

Featuring books by OLLI authors of the new millennium. We invite the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute membership to submit information about any books that they have had published since the first OLLI was launched in 2001.

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April 2017 Osher Institutes National Conference Venue

The 2017 Osher Institutes National Conference will be held April 3 – 5, 2017 at the Omni Mandalay Hotel at Las Colinas in Irving, Texas near Dallas. Accommodations The National Resource Center will make your room reservations, please do not contact the hotel to make your own arrangements. Registration for your overnight accommodations will be […]

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