Newsletter Spring 2018

OLLI Director's Message

Dear OLLI Supporters: As I write this note, I have just crossed the one-month anniversary of my good fortune of arriving here at the OLLI at Pitt.  There are a number of things to share about my initial month. Read More »

Upcoming Dates and Events

Open House: Wednesday, April 18 from 10 a.m.-noon (information sessions at 10:15 and 11 a.m.) RSVP now! Current OLLI members, please share our Open House information with others! Registration will begin in early April. A specific date will be announced later in the spring term.

Find more information on upcoming events.

Meet Our Instructor

Eleni Anastasiou has been an instructor with OLLI at Pitt for almost four years.  She teaches a variety of literature courses and has an upcoming course, John Donne and the Metaphysics of Love. Recently, we sat down with Eleni to chat.

Committee Member Highlight

Dona Albert is a member of the Membership Committee here at OLLI at Pitt.  She is an active member in OLLI classes as a student and instructor and has gotten very involved with the program! We recently sat down and asked Dona a few questions to learn a little more about her.

How Tax Law Changes Could Impact Osher and You

If you have not already, now is the time to start thinking about your charitable giving for 2018. We’ve highlighted some of the changes to the federal tax law of which you should be aware.

Lifelong Learning Summer School, Girton College, Cambridge

This residential summer school will give lifelong learners the extraordinary opportunity to experience something of Cambridge student life in the context of a programme specifically designed for adult learners from around the world.

Research Participant Opportunities

Each term, the University offers several opportunities to participate in research studies. Many of the studies offer compensation to the participants. View the upcoming research opportunities »


Answers to common questions like "I forgot my password - what do I do?" and "How do I register for my classes?" Find the full list of Q and A's »


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