If you are over fifty, you are invited to become a member in UWMC’s College of the Emeriti learning society. The College was established in 1987, and is an economical plan with several benefits to meet the educational needs of adults age 50 and over.
We are proud to pledge the University’s resources to this program which supports the concept of learning as a lifelong pursuit. As a member you have the opportunity to enhance your personal growth through creative use of your time in a stimulating, intellectual and friendly campus atmosphere.
Annual membership fee: $59.00
Learning in Retirement (LIR) at UWMC is a new membership organization of retired adult learners providing an opportunity to share learning experiences and discover new joys. It is sponsored by UWMC Continuing Education, but governed by an all-volunteer steering committee.A LIR membership includes two sessions, Fall and Winter/Early Summer. The membership year will run from July 1 to June 30.
Membership Fee: $25Programming for this fall includes two day-time series. Registration is required, but there are no additional fees. Programming will expand as members suggest programs. All instructors are volunteers.
Discover the world of TED Talks and share the experience with others. First stop by the UWMC Union and get a cup of coffee, then join us in the Terrace Room on Thursdays from 2:30 – 4 PM unless noted otherwise.
October 3 – Ken Robinson says Schools Kill Creativity
October 10 – Hans Rosling: Stats That Reshape Your World View – Room 138
October 17 – Chimamanda Adichie: The Danger of a Single Story
October 24 – Brene Brown: The Power of Vulnerabilit Room 138
October 31 – Bryan Stephenson: We Need to Talk About Injustice
November 7 - Bjarke Ingels: 3 Warp-Speed Architecture Tales
November 14 - Amy Cuddy: Your body language shapes who you are
November 21 - David Christian: The history of the world in 18 minutes
If you couldn’t make the evening series the past several years, join us during the day for five recent video lectures moderated by UWMC faculty and staff.
10 – 11:30 AM Alternate Tuesdays Sonnentag Room, UW CCE except Oct. 15 in Room 133
Join us in this adventure in lifelong learning by calling the UWMC Continuing Education Office (715) 261- 6294.