South Main Street
Nashua, NH 03060
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
RISE spring course preview scheduled for January 17; spring
courses set to begin February 3
Jan. 4, 2014--NASHUA, N.H.--The
Rivier Institute for Senior Education (RISE) Spring Course Preview is scheduled
for Friday, January 17, 2014 from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Demoulas Room of the
Benoit Education Center located at Rivier University on Clement Street (off Main
Street), in Nashua, N.H.
Two five-week semesters are offered. Part one
begins Feb. 3 and ends March 7; part two begins March 17 and ends April 25. No
learning prerequisites or tests are required. Membership for the ten weeks of
courses is $120 and includes computer labs, the use of the Muldoon Health and
Fitness Center, the Regina Library, and Dion Dining Hall.
With a choice
of five courses each term, the 55 courses include literature, history, music and dance,
computer science, creating digital slide shows, religion, philosophy and spiritual enrichment, writing, world cultures, current events, and intermediate bridge.
Courses are not credit bearing. Also included in the fee are choices of moderate
exercise and water exercise courses.
The RISE program, tailored
for “learning in retirement”, is in its seventeenth year. Individuals over age 55
are welcome to learn more about RISE, preview courses and register with a check for the spring semester at the
Course brochures can be obtained
at the RISE office located in Room 237 in Sylvia Trottier Hall at Rivier
University on Clement Street, or electronically here. They are
also available at local libraries and senior activity centers. Call
for registration information at (603) 897-8623 or visit online at www.rivier.edu/rise and www.facebook.com/RISE1997.