Upcoming Events

Tue
Mar 10
2015

Berkeley Open House

Learn more about OLLI's courses, lectures, and social programming and hear directly from the faculty about t

Thu
Mar 12
2015

Lafayette Info Session

Meet Lafayette faculty and OLLI members and learn about the courses and workshops offered in Lafayette and Berkeley in the coming term.

Wed
Apr 15
2015

Fixing California's Tax System: How to Reform Proposition 13 and Other Policies for a Better Future

The application of Proposition 13 to commercial property has created a large hole in a tax system which fails to support city and county services and schools. And the fix which has helped the state budget--raising taxes on the rich--is due to expire.

Highlighted Courses

Tue
Mar 31
2015

Current Health Issues: Care, Cure, Costs

Innovations in information technology generate rapid advances in molecular genetics, robotics, and imaging techniques that deliver longer, healthier, albeit often more stressful lives...

Wed
Apr 01
2015

Native American Literature, History, and Politics

This course explores Native American literature from an Indigenous perspective. Five writers whose work reflects many significant preoccupations of the contemporary Indigenous world will be read and discussed...

Thu
Apr 02
2015

Leaders in Our Lives: FDR

Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the only U.S. president elected four times, led the nation through two of our greatest crises: the Great Depression and World War II. Born to a patrician family and privately educated by tutors and at elite schools, Roosevelt nevertheless became known for this ability to relate to all people...