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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute  


OLLI logo with tagline The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UNC Asheville is an award-winning, internationally-acclaimed learning community dedicated to promoting lifelong learning, leadership, community service, and research.  Our goal is to enable our members to thrive in life’s second half.

Upcoming Events

Asheville Living Treasures Recognition Event

Sunday,  May 31, 2015, 1:30 pm.

Asheville Living Treasures (ALT) is an organization whose mission is to honor the elders of Asheville and Buncombe County, who have devoted their lives to making our communities a better place to live, by publicly honoring them and their achievements and recording their stories for future generations. Any senior, age 70 and above, and resides in Asheville/Buncombe County is eligible for nomination. The Spring Recognition ceremony honoring the Treasures is scheduled at the Reuter Center on May 31, 2015, 1:30 p.m. and the public is invited to attend. The oral histories of each Treasure are archived at the UNC Asheville Ramsey Library, Special Collections department. For more information visit or contact ALT Chair, Carmen Ramos-Kennedy

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Contact Information

Reuter Center CPO #5000
One University Heights
Asheville, NC 28804-8511
Office: 828.251.6140