OLLI-UM — whose motto is “where learning never retires” -- has more than 1,700 members. OLLI-UM is part of national network endowed by Bernard Osher to provide education to senior adults, with 124 OLLIs around the country, each associated with a university. Each year OLLI-UM hosts weekly 40-45 lectures and 160 study groups. It recently completed an “Urgent and Critical” Lecture Series on Climate Change and its OLLI Reads program has featured such authors as Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, the pediatrician who revealed the Flint water crisis. OLLI members are known for asking smart, insightful questions.
All Election Series lectures are 10-11:30 am online- except for MI Secretary of State's Jocelyn Benson's lecture which is from 10-11 am online. Each lecture is $10 for OLLI members. OLLI programs are open to all. Jocelyn Benson's offering, Co-hosted by the U of M Alumni Assocition, is free and open to the public.