Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Stony Brook receives second endowment
With the help of many dedicated OLLI members who volunteer their time and efforts to make OLLI at Stony Brook one of the finest lifelong learning programs in the nation, director Wayne Holo and the OLLI Advisory Board are pleased to announce that the Bernard Osher Foundation, the "architect" of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute program, has awarded a second endowment to the Stony Brook Foundation to support the University's OLLI program.
For more information about this gift, visit the University's "Happenings" website and read the article, "University Receives Grant to Enhance Lifelong Learning Opportunities".
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Stony Brook University (formerly the Round Table) is open to all retired and semi-retired individuals who are interested in expanding their intellectual horizons in a university setting. Avenues for participation include: peer-taught workshops, lectures, special events, committees, and social activities.
This program is administered by Stony Brook University's School of Professional Development.
Spring 2018 Information
OLLI Spring 2018 Workshop Leader Applications
OLLI is now accepting applications from interested members for our Spring 2018 semester. Are you ready to lead an OLLI workshop this spring? Whether you are a new workshop leader or a veteran, we look forward to seeing your application.
To complete the OLLI Spring 2018 Workshop Leader Application online (preferred), just click on the link, OLLI Spring 2018 Workshop Leader Application, and complete your application on your computer from home. If you prefer to fill out a printed version, we will offer those too. You can pick up your copy at the OLLI office weekdays during normal business hours.
For those who have never led an OLLI Workshop, becoming a workshop leader is a wonderful way to contribute to your program and a rewarding opportunity for those who enjoy sharing their experience, passion and knowledge about something they love.
Don't wait! Do it today! The deadline for submitting your application is Friday, October 27. We are waiting to hear from you!
If you have questions about the application, please stop by the OLLI office or call 631-632-7063 or 631-632-6554 (OLLI). Questions for the Curriculum Committee can be directed to Ira and Ed at the following email addresses:
Fall 2017 Information
OLLI Registration - Fall 2017
HELP!! Lots of room changes!
After 4 weeks of classroom changes, final room assignment are finally in place. The OLLI office wishes to thank our members and workshop leaders for their patience. Be sure to check the online catalog and the workshop schedule so you know where your workshops are being held before you arrive on campus. Links to both of these schedule resources are up-to-date and can be found below.
- Fall 2017 Workshop Schedule - Lists workshop by day and time, 2 pages (PDF)
- Online Course Catalog - The most current, up-to-date, searchable online information containing all active OLLI workshops and special events.
Remember to also visit the OLLI Events Calendar for a quick review of upcoming, important dates at OLLI. When visiting the OLLI Events Calendar, be sure to click on each calendar event to see details.
- Fall Session Dates - The Fall 2017 session will begin on Monday, September 25 and end on Friday, December 8.
- Thanksgiving - Thanksgiving break will be Monday, November 20 through Friday, November 24 (no workshops).
Other Helpful Links:
- OLLI Spring 2018 Workshop Leader Application - complete your application on your computer from home (Online form)
- OLLI Classroom Buildings Map - find SBS, SAC, Library, Javits, Humanities buildings and more. (PDF)
- OLLI Office phone numbers - 631.632.OLLI (6554) or 631.632.7063
- Send email to OLLI - firstname.lastname@example.org