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2017 - 2018 Courses Now Online

July 14, 2017

The 2017- 2018 Seniors College courses are now available for viewing. Check back often as there are more courses to be added and changes are being made. Over 25 new courses and many short courses (1 to 4 weeks... READ MORE


Another Great Year Comes to an End!

June 03, 2017

With the end of the Spring term, we’ve wrapped up another year of Senior’s College classes. We want to thank you for joining us this past year.  Your curiosity about the world and enthusiasm for learning,... READ MORE


P.E.I. Seniors College students and teachers showcase creative artwork

May 31, 2017

CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. - Retirement for many people means ending a long and productive career. Advertisement  But for many students taking art classes at the P.E.I. Seniors College, it means... READ MORE


Writing for Life Class

May 19, 2017

This photo was taken from our Writing for Life Class. From left to right:  Gilbert Laderoute, Ha Nguyen, Dorothy MacEwen, Prairie Wakerobin, Dianne Morrow, Mary Matters, Ginny McGowan, Lorraine Hanlon (Birth... READ MORE


Spring Semester Underway!

April 01, 2017

Spring semester has kicked off and is now underway!  Here is some information for anyone who still may be on the fence about joining Seniors College. The College is open to anyone age 50 and older. In the ev... READ MORE


Barb Mullaly, former UPEI athletic director, passes away

December 11, 2016

Her four-decade career as a classroom instructor, coach, and nationally decorated athletic administrator began in 1967 at Prince of Wales College. When UPEI was formed in 1969, she moved on to begin a long career ... READ MORE


New website launch

October 31, 2016

Here at Seniors College we are very excited to announce the launch of our new public website! The new sections help inform newcomers to the site on who we are, what we do, and what the benefits are to join. Just fo... READ MORE


Island History class last week started with some captivating guest speakers!

October 13, 2016

Our first Island History class last week started off the series with some captivating guest speakers! The nuns from the Buddhist Institute in Uigg spoke about a day in the life at the Buddhist institute, how they ... READ MORE


What a great end to our 8 week Hiking Class!

September 27, 2016

What a great end to our 8 week Hiking Class! We went to the MacPhail Woods Ecological Project located on the grounds of the MacPhail Homestead. This native tree and shrub nursery just celebrated its’ 25th year of ... READ MORE


Early Payment for Seniors College Members

September 08, 2016

Yes, registration day is coming up fast! This Saturday at 9AM seniors all over the island will be making their yearly payment and signing up for courses. Courses fill up fast, so why not give yourself a head-start ... READ MORE

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