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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Join us for the Osher at Mizzou 2014 Fall Session.

Osher at Mizzou delivers courses designed to complement the interests, concerns and lifestyles of the over-50 adult.

Announcing new opportunities

Two courses, Researching Your Family History and Travels With Sharon (Kinden) will be available at Hickory, Clark, Butler, Stone, Grundy and Boone counties. Register today.

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Save the date

Tribute dinner — Thursday, Oct. 9

Learners' comments


  • "The classes put me in small group learning situations with experts in the field and in instances such as this course targeted to my place in the life cycle."
  • "Reconnect with other retirees -- excellent topics!"
  • "All of us need to continue to learn. It keeps us involved in our community and exercising our brains."
  • "Your program is excellent -- a real service to the community. Cheers to the staff!"
  • "The classes have opened doors to information and ideas that continue to enrich my life. I am so grateful for those instructors who share their deep understanding and knowledge and give us seniors new things to think about."
  • "It keeps my mind active and in great shape -- it is exercise for the mind."
  • "I love the variety of new subjects that one can study and enjoy."
  • "A widening of knowledge on all of these subjects enhances the value of everyday living."

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