Photography Composition Workshop
David Simchock's 'Learn How to See the World' photography workshop at rest
Denna Yockey has a passion for line dancing!
Yockey has been teaching line dancing for more than fifteen years.
Meet OLLI's "Mad Man" - Dick Murray
Dick Murray and his wife Vinton relocated to Asheville from Dallas in 2004.
Renée Melchiorre reflects on the past, respects the present
Renée Melchiorre is a fascinating blend of reverence and respect.
Inside Life's Transitions - Ken Macfarlane
When Ken Macfarlane retired 20 years ago, he was CEO of The Scottish Motor Trade Association.
Farley Snell: An "accidental" treasure of philosophy and religion
"The story of my life is a series of accidents", explains Farley. "I never had a plan. ..."
Meet Jeanne Smolkin, chair of the OLLI Party Planning committee.
She loves to feed and nurture people.
Two Special People -- One Amazing Program
Can a married couple live and work together for over 42 years?
Chuck Fink – Bringing people together
Chuck sees life as a celebration.
OLLI Diversity Task Force
OLLI launched its Diversity Initiative in 2013 with the formation of a small work group.
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UNC Asheville (formerly the North Carolina Center for Creative Retirement) is an award-winning, internationally-acclaimed learning community dedicated to promoting lifelong learning, leadership, community service, and research. We opened our doors in 1988 as a department of the University of North Carolina at Asheville. Our goal is to enable our members to thrive in life’s second half.
Stand Against Racism Lecture
Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 6:30 p.m.
Tim Wise, whom scholar and philosopher Cornel West calls, "A vanilla brother in the tradition of (abolitionist) John Brown," is among the nation's most prominent antiracist essayists and educators. He has spent the past 20 years speaking to audiences in all 50 states, on over 1000 college and high school campuses, at hundreds of professional and academic conferences, and to community groups across the nation. This lecture is presented as a partnership between Mission Health, the Center for Diversity Education, and OLLI at UNC Asheville as part of the YWCA's annual Stand Against Racism. Scheduled in the Humanities Lecture Hall, the lecture is free and open to the public. Seating is limited.