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Ann Nikolai Named New OLLI Director

Thursday, July 26, 2012

OLLI at CSU, ChicoFor Release: July 23, 2102

CHICO - The fall semester brings new leadership to the campus’s center for lifelong learners as Ann Nikolai is named the new Program Director of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at CSU, Chico.  Ann replaces Linda MacMichael who is retiring after eight years of service with the organization.

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Fall Welcome Meeting - August 31

Community members aged 60-plus or retired, and spouses of any age, are invited to sign up for classes at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) Fall Welcome & Class Sign-ups Meeting on Tuesday, August 31, from 10:00-11:30am. The meeting will be held at the Masonic Family Center, 1110 West East Avenue, Chico.

NEWS: CSU, Chico Awarded $1 Million Endowment for Osher Reentry Scholarship Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 16, 2010  

CONTACT:

Joe Wills
530-898-4143

Melissa McGowan
Regional & Continuing Education
530-898-6105

The Bernard Osher Foundation

CSU, Chico Awarded $1 Million Endowment For Osher Reentry Scholarship Program

 

CHICO, CA  The Bernard Osher Foundation has awarded a $1 million endowment to CSU, Chico Regional & Continuing Education to provide scholarships for reentry students whose studies were interrupted for at least five years by circumstances beyond their control, and who now want to resume their studies at CSU, Chico.  These students enter a wide range of degree programs in fields such as engineering, nursing, social work, and communications.

Reentry Students Invited to Apply for $50k in Osher Reentry Scholarships

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 22, 2010

CONTACT:

Joe Wills CSU, Chico Public Affairs 530-898-4143

Melissa McGowan Regional & Continuing Education 530-898-5679

Reentry Students Invited to Apply for $50k in Osher Reentry Scholarships

This is the fourth consecutive year that the Osher Foundation has supported this scholarship program at CSU, Chico. In each of the three previous years, Regional & Continuing Education applied for, and was awarded, $50,000 in Osher Reentry Scholarship Grants. To date, $150,000 in Osher scholarship have been distributed directly to 38 CSU, Chico students. “Continuing Education successfully serves many different students in varied ways. The support of the Osher Foundation provides important funds to expand our service to reentry students who wish to complete their degree at CSU, Chico,” said Debra Barger, Dean of CSU, Chico Regional & Continuing Education.

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Fall Welcome Reception

The Fall Welcome Reception for all new and continuing Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) participants will be held Wednesday, August 19, 2009, from 10am-noon at the Chico Masonic Family Center, 1110 W. East Avenue, Chico.

OLLI is a peer-led, learning in retirement organization that offers participants, 60 and older, the chance to explore new topics, discuss current events, and network with other talented and interesting people.

We Are Happy To Announce: The Bernard Osher Foundation Supports CSU, Chico Reentry Student Scholarships

The Bernard Osher Foundation recently approved a CSU, Chico Continuing Education grant proposal to provide scholarships for reentry students. The goal of the program is to support students who want to return to the University to finish an undergraduate degree program.

This award provides $50,000 for reentry scholarships for students whose studies were interrupted for at least five years by circumstances beyond their control and who now want to resume their studies at CSU, Chico.

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute - Welcome Reception and Spring Class Sign Ups

Hello from the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute on the Chico State campus. We want to remind you that our Spring Welcome Reception and course sign ups for all new and continuing Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) participants is Wednesday, January 21, 2009, from 10am-noon at the Chico Masonic Family Center, 1110 W. East Avenue, Chico. We hope you can join us. Spring classes start January 26. For more information please visit the Web site http://rce.csuchico.edu/osher

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Fall Welcome Reception

The Fall Welcome Reception for all new and continuing Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) participants will be held Wednesday, August 20, 2008, from 10am-noon at the Chico Masonic Family Center, 1110 W. East Avenue, Chico. OLLI is a peer-led, learning in retirement organization that offers participants, 60 and older, the chance to explore new topics, discuss current events, and network with other talented and interesting people. For more information please contact 530-898-6105 or visit http://rce.csuchico.edu/osher