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OLLI: Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Virginia / Profile

Home Page: http://www.olliuva.org

Focus

Teaching, Networking

Overview

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Virginia brings together people from various backgrounds who share a common interest in learning and intellectual stimulation.

Formed in association with the University of Virginia in 2001 as the Jefferson Institute for Lifelong Learning (JILL), the Institute was inspired by Thomas Jefferson’s own deeply-held belief in, and practice of, education as a lifelong enterprise which invigorates the mind and enriches life.

OLLI at U.Va. is recognized as a University-related Foundation by the Board of Visitors of the University of Virginia.


Current Focus

Spring 2011

History

Formed in association with the University of Virginia in 2001 as the Jefferson Institute for Lifelong Learning (JILL), the Institute was inspired by Thomas Jefferson’s own deeply-held belief in, and practice of, education as a lifelong enterprise which invigorates the mind and enriches life.

Sub-Projects


Organization has no sub-projects.

Mailing Address

1160 Pepsi Place


Suite 114


Charlottesville

,

VA

,

22901


US

Direct Contact

Phone Number: +1-434-923-3600
Email: olliuva@virginia.edu