Lifelong Learning

Bringing you the latest in lifelong learning opportunities.

Academic Earth
Academic Earth offers curated lists of free online college courses from the world’s top universities.

Adult Community Center
From computer classes to shopping trips, the ACC hosts something for everyone.

Independent Publishing Resource Center
IPRC provides access to tools and resources for creating independently published media and artwork.

Lifelong Learning in Retirement
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute offers lectures, short courses, ongoing discussion and interest groups covering topics from the humanities, the social and physical sciences, and the arts, in addition to issues of community and regional interest.

Marylhurst University
Attend community events and take part in continuous learning experiences at Marylhurst University.

MIT OpenCourseWare
MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) is a web-based publication of virtually all MIT course content. OCW is open and available to the world and is a permanent MIT activity.

Northwest Senior Theatre
NST is a theater group for those aged 55 or older.  They produce two new professional-quality musical variety shows each year, complete with costumes, scenery, choreography and music.

Open Culture
Offers free audiobooks, online courses, and language lessons.

Oregon College of Art & Craft
OCAC adult programs offer an exciting array of classes and workshops taught by professional artists each semester.

Portland Art Museum
Explore the internationally recognized collections at the Northwest's oldest museum.  Enjoy Art & Conversation classes free for adults 55 and over every third Thursday at 9:15am.

Portland Community College
Portland Community College offers hundreds of non-credit and CEU community education classes.

Road Scholar
Road Scholar offers educational tours in all 50 states and 150 countries. Alongside local and renowned experts, experience in-depth and behind-the-scenes learning opportunities, from cultural tours and study cruises to walking, biking and more.

Senior Adult Learning Center
The Senior Adult Learning Center at Portland State University offers access to most of PSU's 5,000 classes to Oregon residents who are 65 and older.

A clearinghouse that offers free knowledge and inspiration from the world's most inspired thinkers.

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Access educational videos ranging from academic lectures to inspirational speeches.