“The McAuley Institute attracts members who truly believe in the power of lifelong learning,” said Alice Velez, Georgian Court’s director of development and MILL. “To serve them, we need instructors who share in that belief. MILL teachers understand that there is always an opportunity to grow and know more.”
MILL classes include short courses that can be completed in one day to others that meet once a week for 5 to 6 weeks. Subjects cover a broad range of subjects, from exploring historical figures in the Bible to understanding astrobiology and exoplanets.
Areas of continuing interest among MILL members include bridge, mah jongg, T'ai Chi Chih, religious poetry, and homeland security.
Instructors are expected to structure their classes for mature learners, many of whom are retired professionals, educators, or residents of the area’s active adult communities. The deadline for proposals is May 15.
Learn more about the McAuley Institute for Lifelong Learning by contacting Mrs. Velez at 732.987.2201 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The current lineup of Spring 2014 courses, registration forms, and detailed course listings are available at www.georgian.edu/mcauley.
The McAuley Institute
for Lifelong Learning at Georgian Court University
The McAuley Institute is a community education program designed for adults, ages 50 and above, who have a passion for learning and want to foster successful aging through continued education and socialization. MILL members also attend social networking events and invitation-only activities with headline guests who appear at GCU throughout the year. MILL sponsors for the 2013–2014 academic year include the Florian J. Lombardi Foundation Inc.; Creative Financial Group of New Jersey; and Carluccio, Leone, Dimon, Doyle & Sacks, LLC.