College of General Studies
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Newsletter Fall 2016

Letter from Jen

Hi everyone!  I can’t believe it is almost 2017.  It has been a busy, but great year filled with wonderful people, members giving back, great instructors and phenomenal courses.  As usual, we have had our challenges as well, but in the end they have made us a stronger program. Read more >

Committee Member Highlight

Vivian Lawsky is a member of the Curriculum Committee here at OLLI at Pitt.  She is a long term member of the program and has taken many classes! We recently sat down and asked Vivian a few questions to learn a little more about her >

Fallingwater and Kentuck Knob

On Tuesday, October 18, OLLI at Pitt traveled down to Fallingwater and Kentuck Knob to bask in the beauty of two of Frank Lloyd Wright’s beautiful homes.  Click here to hear more about the trip. 

Meet the Instructor

Rebecca Denova has been an instructor with OLLI at Pitt for over ten years and has taught some of the most popular courses in religious studies. Recently, we sat down with Rebecca to chat.  Click here to read the full interview. 

End of the Semester Celebration

On Friday, December 2, 250 OLLI members and friends gathered to enjoy OLLI instructors Louise Mayo and John Wilson end the semester with a celebration.   Read More>


Answers to common questions like "I forgot my password - what do I do?" and "How do I register for my classes?" Click here for a full list of Q and A's. 

Upcoming Dates and Events

Click here to see information on upcoming events.


Make OLLI proud and follow the rules of the university and the program. Please read these reminders to keep our program running smoothy.


Registration begins Tuesday, December 13

Open Houses: December 14 and January 11 at 10 a.m.


  • December 23 - January 2
  • January 16