A Fourth of July Celebration of Our Long-Lived Presidents

A Fourth of July Celebration of Our Long-Lived Presidents

Having a sense of purpose is a key to longevity

On average, the lives of U.S. presidents have been full of years. Of the 34 presidents who died of natural causes, 23 exceeded the life expectancy of men the same age as when they were elected.

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Building a playbook for aging well

Building a playbook for aging well

Continuing to develop his mind, body and social connections is a path to healthy aging for Chuck Lundeen

Chuck Lundeen is applying 10 years of perspective as an OASIS opera instructor, volunteer and class participant to introduce the Aging Mastery Program® in Rochester.
Monday, June 20, 2016/Janice Branham| Profile/Number of views (606)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Making smart phones and tablets more kind and friendly

Making smart phones and tablets more kind and friendly

Getting some tech help can mean no more struggles to read and respond to text messages

 "I no longer have to rely on my reading glasses to see text messages on my new phone," says Kathy Eckrich, who got help by taking a Connections class, “Better Seeing and Better Hearing with Smart Phone and Tablets."
Monday, June 06, 2016/Amy VanDeVelde| Profile/Number of views (403)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Top-notch teachers and engaged learners discover together

Top-notch teachers and engaged learners discover together

High-quality instruction keeps OASIS learners coming back for more.

“It’s interesting to see students realize that their presence benefits others in the room,” says Peter Bolland, an instructor who appreciates a classroom of engaged learners.
Friday, June 03, 2016/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (689)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Fraud prevention works best with a little help from our friends

Fraud prevention works best with a little help from our friends

The best way to stop scammers in their tracks is to know their tricks.

“We’ve all had one kind of experience or another, an attempt at fraud that we recognized for what it was,” says Dick Waits. Dick was a facilitator for a pilot project aimed at helping older adults stop scammers.

Thursday, June 02, 2016/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (374)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Making connections count with technology

Making connections count with technology

Tom Weaver found a meaningful way for students to practice their new skills

A natural teacher and a cancer survivor, Tom Weaver is meeting needs for adults learning technology skills and cancer patients who need a pick-me-up.
Tuesday, May 24, 2016/Amy VanDeVelde| Profile/Number of views (994)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Staying connected on Mother's Day and all year through

Staying connected on Mother's Day and all year through

Forget email--Ernestine Mathis has moved on to Skype, Gmail chat and more

Forget email--Ernestine Mathis has moved on to Skype, Gmail chat and more
Friday, May 06, 2016/Amy VanDeVelde| Profile/Number of views (959)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
In the news

In the news

Oasis education and volunteer programs have been featured recently in major daily newspapers and TV news programs.  See what they're saying.
Monday, April 11, 2016/Janice Branham| Profile/Number of views (0)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Reading . . . a win-win resolution

Reading . . . a win-win resolution

Here's a commitment you can always come back to - reading more.

Julie Blow zeroes in on a goal to add purpose and pleasure to her days. What's on your bookshelf?
Tuesday, April 05, 2016/Julie Blow| Profile/Number of views (1082)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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American adults still unfamiliar with online learning options

American adults still unfamiliar with online learning options

Pew Research finds that place based learning is still vital for most American lifelong learners

Online learning options have grown dramatically in the past decade, but this Pew Research poll shows that American adults are still largely in the dark about Internet learning 

Wednesday, March 23, 2016/Ken Charvoz| Profile/Number of views (1218)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
The Gift of Age

The Gift of Age

"There is only one way to age–with a smile," says San Diego OASIS lecturer and author Richard Lederer

While we can't  turn back life's odometer; we can embrace the rewards of long life. Richard Lederer, San Diego Oasis lecturer takes a humorous look at the journey of aging.
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What is OASIS to You?

What is OASIS to You?

We would like to know what OASIS means in your life

People at OASIS talk about learning, belonging, giving back and more reasons why they participate. Read what a few of them have to say, then tell us what you think.
Tuesday, February 16, 2016/Janice Branham| Profile/Number of views (2439)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Tutors get training on how iPads enhance learning

Tutors get training on how iPads enhance learning

Monsanto Fund support brings STEM learning into OASIS tutoring

Al Peterfeso is learning how to use the iPad as a tool for his work as an OASIS tutor, thanks to support from The Monsanto Fund. 
Thursday, January 07, 2016/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (2574)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Going back home to deck the halls

Going back home to deck the halls

Just a few hours of "things the way they used to be" is a rare gift.

Guest blogger Anne Heinrich's Christmas gift came early this year: a precious few hours with her first family, the one she's had from the beginning.
Monday, December 14, 2015/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (2222)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Calling all bloggers

Calling all bloggers

Think you can blog? Of course you can!

Chances are, you have some knowledge that could be helpful to others. The OASIS blog is a great way to share what you know in an easy-to-write, easy-to-read style.
Monday, November 30, 2015/Lyndsey Reichardt| Profile/Number of views (2716)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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A season and reason for giving

A season and reason for giving

OASIS programs have high impact with help from our Friends!

OASIS programs have high impact for adults 50+ and the communities in which they live. It's all made possible with generous support from the community. 
Friday, October 30, 2015/Lyndsey Reichardt| Profile/Number of views (3091)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Got a tech question? Ask a techie.

Got a tech question? Ask a techie.

Connections pilot offers one-on-one help

 Jim Salih is a "techie" and he knows it. He loves guiding new technology users in a one-on-one way through the Connections Ask a Techie program.  
Thursday, October 01, 2015/Amy VanDeVelde| Profile/Number of views (3893)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Food des(s)erts: in search of healthy foods, including treats

Food des(s)erts: in search of healthy foods, including treats

Some communities have limited options for healthy eating

Living a healthy lifestyle is especially challenging when its hard to find fresh healthy food. One way to help is to volunteer with OASIS CATCH Healthy Habits.
Monday, September 28, 2015/Guest Author| Profile/Number of views (3958)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Preventing falls makes walking more fun

Preventing falls makes walking more fun

Easy steps can keep you on your feet

Taking a long walk is no fun if you fall. Avid walker and OASIS guest blogger Betty Higbie has just learned some good strategies for staying on your feet.
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 Looking for and keeping a job at any age

Looking for and keeping a job at any age

Labor Day is a nice day off for millions of working adults, including those who are 50+

Older workers need to understand and embrace a new language--the language of technology--to be successful in today’s job market. OASIS Connections can help.
Wednesday, September 02, 2015/Amy VanDeVelde| Profile/Number of views (4757)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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