USD Offers Summer Fun for Life-Long Learners 55+

Local retirees can enjoy the summer with an exciting program of cultural, educational, and social enrichment at the University of San Diego.

The summer session of the University of the Third Age program features speakers, workshops and field trips on a wide variety of topics including arts, current affairs, history, science and medicine. The series of programs takes place from Monday, July 9 to Thursday, July 26.

Participants will visit the Olympic Training Center to preview the London Olympics, tour Rady Children’s Hospital and get an inside look at the Navy Seals.

There will also be classes in MAC or PC computers and Tai Chi Chuan exercise.

The program is open to life-long learners age 55 and older. Register before June 16 for $150 which includes workshops, presentations, and luncheon.

After that, registration is $175. For more information contact Jodi at or call (619)260-4231. Register at

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The University of San Diego sets the standard for an engaged, contemporary Catholic university where innovative Changemakers confront humanity’s urgent challenges. With more than 9,000 students from 69 countries and 50 states, USD is the youngest independent institution on the U.S. News & World Report list of top 100 universities in the United States. The university's eight academic divisions include the College of Arts and Sciences, the School of Business, the Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering, the School of Law, the School of Leadership and Education Sciences, the Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science, the Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies, and the Division of Professional and Continuing Education. USD's Envisioning 2024 strategic plan capitalizes on the university’s recent progress and aligns new strategic goals with current strengths to help shape a vision for the future as the university looks ahead to its 75th anniversary in the year 2024.