Skip to main content

OLLI at Furman to hold virtual classes

Art by an OLLI member
Classes in art are among the 60+ classes offered through OLLI. This watercolor is the work of OLLI member Jeanne Blinkoff.

OLLI at Furman is registering for 65 live-online classes, which will be delivered via Zoom beginning Sept. 14. Nancy Kennedy, director of the program, was quoted in a Greenville Journal article. She said, “We’ve learned that if we can get somebody on Zoom, they can do it, and they come to realize they are more computer-savvy than they ever imagined.” Kennedy said Zoom orientations are conducted almost daily to help members get acclimated to the technology. Registration is ongoing through the first day of class, Sept. 14. Classes typically meet once per week, and run through mid-November.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

US News ranks Furman a ‘Most Innovative School’ 4th year in a row

U.S. News & World Report has again placed Furman in the top quarter of the 223 liberal arts and sciences colleges and universities ranked in this category.

Erica Daly '22 holds a Dins Vote pin in front of Johns Hall

Dins Vote working to keep student voting on an upward trajectory

Student group's goal is to have at least 50% of Furman students cast a ballot in the 2020 election.

Paladin Pivots

Paladin Pivots: Turning crisis into opportunity

Anthony Herrera and Mary Sturgill host a live podcast series featuring alumni entrepreneurs who are meeting COVID challenges head-on.

Furman awarded two NSF grants totaling $720,000

In winning two NSF grants, Professor of Chemistry George Shields and Associate Professor of Biology Jason Rawlings have secured nearly $720,000, which will benefit students at Furman and beyond.