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OLLI Update – Fall 2017

Curriculum: Class seats still open We have had a large amount of interest in our courses this semester, but there are still spaces available if...

Embrace Change

As we look back through life, it’s sometimes amazing to see how far we’ve come and how many things changed along the way. Indeed,...

Lifelong learning for all

Throughout our life we play different roles and wear different masks depending on our relationships. We are child, employee, parent, co-worker, team-mate, boss, grandparent....

Get in the Game!

Football season is here again! It’s wonderful to see all the additional people that come to Athens to participate in a shared event. I’m especially...

Live streaming at OLLI – both incoming and outgoing

I don’t often start my article talking directly about OLLI@UGA, but this summer we are piloting two programs that have implications for what we...

Lifelong learning for all

Throughout our life we play different roles and wear different masks depending on our relationships. We are child, employee, parent, co-worker, team-mate, boss, grandparent....

Embrace Change

As we look back through life, it’s sometimes amazing to see how far we’ve come and how many things changed along the way. Indeed,...

Embrace Change

As we look back through life, it’s sometimes amazing to see how far we’ve come and how many things changed along the way. Indeed,...

OLLI Update – Fall 2017

Curriculum: Class seats still open We have had a large amount of interest in our courses this semester, but there are still spaces available if...

Moving Their “Retirement” Home – All 300,000 Pounds.

  While many boomers are downsizing their living space or are planning to do so, Tom and Beth Allen have enlarged theirs. In fact, they...

Home Ec Revisited: More Than Cooking and Sewing

  Boomer boys took shop and auto mechanics in junior and senior high. We young ladies studied Home Economics. We were introduced to kitchens and...

Uber and Lyft

The money can be very good; the hassles mostly minor, and the hours totally flexible, say some of the boomers driving locally for the...

Genealogical Surprises! Love Letters Reveal a Mother I Never Knew

I retired from the UGA departments of romance languages and women's studies in 2011 after a lifetime of studying and teaching. And for all...

The Acquisitive Generation Begins to Downsize

Teresa Howard, 59, and her husband, Dallas, 63, are anxious to sell their 4,200 sq.f. house in Lawrenceville to move closer to their daughter...