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LIFE@WesternCarolina

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Membership registration is now open for the Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 semesters!
  • Semester-long memberships are now available!
  • Schedules for the Fall 2018 semester are available for viewing here.

LIFE@WesternCarolina is a lifelong education program specifically designed to provide learning opportunities to adults ages 50 and over. In this program, learners will participate in non-credit educational programs led by current and retired WCU faculty and staff and other educators from the region.

For more program information or to apply for membership, click here

12 non-credit sessions will be offered each semester beginning in Fall 2018. Classes will meet at the HFR Auditorium on Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. beginning September 11. Classes will also meet at WCU's instructional site at Biltmore Park Town Square on Thursdays from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. beginning September 13.

October 2018 Speakers (Cullowhee)
Betty Doll, "Long Term Care 101" 10/2
Paula Wojtkowski & Janna Hyatt, "EBCI Today - Impact of the Casino" 10/9
Conrad Brown, "Sailing Off the North Carolina Coast" 10/16
Blake Fagan, "Opioid Crisis" 10/23
Jim Fox, "Great Flood of 1916" 10/30

October 2018 Speakers (Biltmore Park)
Betty Doll, "Long Term Care 101" 10/4
Paula Wojtkowski & Janna Hyatt, "EBCI Today - Impact of the Casino" 10/11
Conrad Brown, "Sailing Off the North Carolina Coast" 10/18
Blake Fagan, "Opioid Crisis" 10/25
Jim Fox, "Great Flood of 1916" (Nov. 1)

Members pay dues of $125 each academic year (fall and spring semesters, 24 sessions total).

Members may choose to attend on a semester basis for an $80 fee per semester.
*Please note that if a member joins for the Fall-semester membership and they decide at a later time to join for the Spring-semester as well, they would need to pay $80 for each semester.

  • 24 sessions (1 per week, 12 per semester, 2 semesters)
    Included in the 24 sessions are a holiday reception and an annual luncheon.
  • Borrowing privileges at WCU's Hunter Library
  • Parking at the HFR Auditorium and Biltmore Park, where the 2018-2019 sessions will be held

Fall-Semester membership* – 12 sessions between September – December; includes Holiday Reception

  • Spring-Semester membership* – 12 sessions between January – April; includes Annual Luncheon
  • Borrowing privileges at WCU's Hunter Library
  • Parking at the HFR Auditorium and Biltmore Park, where the 2018-2019 sessions will be held

 Thank you to our sponsors: 

Gold Sponsorship - Biltmore Park

 

Sponsorship: Ardenwoods

GlobeTreks

 


Gold Sponsorship - Cullowhee and Biltmore Park

 

HarrisSponsorship

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