Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Eric Williams's class: # 4309 My Brain Hurts: Critical Thinking, Decision Making and Ethics in the 21st Century, has been cancelled. We are sorry for the inconvenience.


OLLI @ SSU Spring Course Preview

If you missed the Spring 2019 Course Preview, you can watch it here in its entirety.



OLLI Spring 2019 Course Catalog

OLLI is a unique learning community for adults age 50 years old or better. OLLI offers the very best continuing education with no tests and no grades. Distinguished SSU faculty and other Bay Area educators enjoy sharing their expertise with OLLI students, whose life experience and curiosity enrich the exchange of ideas.

OLLI at SSU is one of over 100 Osher Lifelong Learning Institutes nationwide. The program is supported by student fees, donations, and the earnings on an initial endowment generously provided by the Bernard Osher Foundation. Joining OLLI at SSU means discovering new friends, new knowledge, and new ways to bring meaning and enjoyment to your life. Courses are taught in six week sessions (Fall, Winter, and Spring) at two locations. Areas of study range across many subjects:

  • Arts
  • Contemporary Issues
  • Food & Wine
  • Natural Sciences
  • Social & Political History
  • World Cultures