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  • WVU Retirees On the Road in June

    Friday, May 17, 2019

    The WVU Retirees Association Activities Committee is planning a trip to Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park on Thursday, June 6, 2019.  The property was the site of a Palladian mansion owned by Harman Blennerhassett, a participant in some of the alleged intrigues of Aaron Burr and his wife, Margaret Agnew.  While the original mansion burned to the ground long ago, a detailed replica, which can be toured, has been built on its foundations.

  • WVU School of Pharmacy Holds Memorial Service for Art Jacknowitz on June 7

    Friday, May 17, 2019

    A memorial service for Dr. Art Jacknowitz, professor emeritus in the WVU School of Pharmacy and friend and mentor to many in the WVU Community, will be held on June 7 from 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m., in the HSC Pathology Amphitheater, Room 2118. A reception will immediately follow in the HSC Pylons from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

  • Jims of Wyzdom for May 17, 2019

    Friday, May 17, 2019

    So, our spring term is coming to its end today, except for the on-going Interest Groups, the final three Film Forum dates (including today), and a few special events. A birdie told me the summer catalog is about through the editing process and should go to the printer soon. Ah, what goodies we’ll have to choose from to keep our maturing brains busy! My eyes have seen much, but they are not weary. My ears have heard much, but they thirst for more. [Writer Rabindranath Tagore]

  • Charleston Week-at-a-Glance: May 20th

    Tuesday, May 14, 2019

    May 20, 2019, Monday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Mine Wars, Part I -- Edgewood Summit 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Mine Wars, Part II -- Edgewood Summit

  • Morgantown Week-at-a-Glance: May 20th

    Tuesday, May 14, 2019

    Schedule for the Week of May 20, 2019 May 20, 2019, Monday 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM Lap Dulcimer -- Classroom B 12:45 PM - 2:45 PM Yarn Arts Group -- Classroom B May 21, 2019, Tuesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM WV Glass Museum Field Trip -- Weston, WV 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM Yoga for Wellness -- MDS 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Basic Watercolors -- MAAG May 22, 2019, Wednesday 3:00 PM - 4:50 PM Old Time Radio Shows Performance -- Classroom B May 23, 2019, Thursday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Writers Interest Group -- Classroom B May 24, 2019, Friday 12:45 PM - 4:00 PM Film Forum -- Classroom B  

  • Would You Like to Volunteer for Animal Friends?

    Monday, May 13, 2019

    Animal Friends Thrift Shoppe, Mountaineer Mall, is in need of volunteers. Opportunities are flexible with little to no commitment. Our store supports our no kill animal shelter.

  • Old Time Radio Shows Performance

    Monday, May 13, 2019

    After six weeks of rehearsal, OLLI members enrolled in Old Time Radio Shows this spring will share their work in a free performance for their friends and family. Wednesday, May 22nd 3:30 PM - 4:50 PM

  • Website Feedback

    Monday, May 13, 2019

    I will be meeting soon with the folks to design all the HSC websites, to talk about the required switch of the OLLI website to the new design. When I go, it would be extremely helpful if I could take feedback about the current websites as well as your thoughts about a new design.

  • Dialogue of the Carmelites: Time Change

    Friday, May 10, 2019

    Dialogue of the Carmelites: The final performance in this season’s Met in HD series will play at the Regal Hollywood cinema on May 11 at 12:00 PM. It was previously published as a later start time.

  • OLLI Member Directory

    Thursday, May 9, 2019

    It's time again to update the OLLI Member Directory! The directory will be emailed to OLLI members at the end of June. A printed copy may be obtained from the OLLI office for $3.00.  The directory is not available online. Inclusion in the OLLI Member Directory is optional.