RISE spring courses Information Session scheduled for January 15

Spring courses begin February 1 and March 14Click here to view courses

The Rivier Institute for Senior Education (RISE) spring information session is scheduled for Friday, January 15 from 1 - 3 p.m. in the Dion Center Reception Room located at Rivier University in Nashua, N.H. 

Two five-week terms are offered. Term One begins February 1 and ends March 4; Term Two begins March 14 and ends on April 22. No learning prerequisites or tests are required. Membership for the ten weeks of courses is $130 and includes computer labs, the use of the Muldoon Health and Fitness Center, the Regina Library, and Dion Dining Hall. 

Seniors may select up to five courses each term, with over 60 courses from which to choose. Course topics include literature, history, genealogy, music and dance, opera, computer and iPad skills, creating digital slide shows, religion, philosophy and spiritual enrichment, writing, world cultures, current events, and multiple levels of playing mah-jongg and 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 nineteenth year. Individuals over age 55 are welcome to learn more about RISE, preview courses and register with a check for the spring information session. 

Information on the Institute, spring courses,
and registration forms can be accessed online. Brochures and registration forms will be available at the January 15 information session. All course payments must be made by check. Call for registration information at (603) 897-8623 or visit RISE online at www.rivier.edu/rise.