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OLLI at LSU Announces 2013 Summer Course Schedule

06/05/2013 02:29 PM

BATON ROUGE – The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, or OLLI, at LSU has announced the release of its new summer 2013 course schedule. Courses begin in June and July.

More than 50 courses feature a broad range of topics, including “The Fascinating History of the Development of Medicine,” “Financial Crimes,” “Three Modern Irish Writers,” and “Developing Louisiana’s Economy.”

OLLI at LSU is a membership-based learning community of adults age 50 and older. There are no exams or grades at OLLI. Its comprehensive collection of courses provides opportunities for members to investigate interesting topics in a relaxed but stimulating educational and social environment.

OLLI at LSU has more than 1,000 members and consists of four chapters: Lagniappe Chapter in Baton Rouge, Cajun Prairie Chapter in Eunice, Felicianas Chapter in St. Francisville and Ascension Chapter in Gonzalez.

For more information or to become a member, visit or call 225-578-6763.

About OLLI at LSU
OLLI at LSU is one of 115 institutes located on university and college campuses from Maine to Hawaii. Founded within LSU Continuing Education in 1995, the program has more than 1,000 members and last year conducted more than 150 programs, attracting more than 2,700 course registrations and 800 special event registrations.

About Continuing Education
LSU Continuing Education acts as a leading university provider of educational outreach and engagement to help people achieve their goals and improve their quality of life, their organizations and their communities. Visit for more information.

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