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Boise Lecture Series Forced To Move Online Finds New Opportunities

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
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Every year, thousands of people attend lectures and take classes at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Boise State University. But like everything else, the courses — which are open to folks who are at least fifty-years-old — moved online in March. 

The first lecture of the semester was Tuesday morning, and joining Idaho Matters live right now to talk about how it went and what their hopes are for the rest of the semester is the director of the Osher Institute, Dana Thorp Patterson. 

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Molly Wampler is a newsroom intern at Boise State Public Radio. Originally from Berkeley, California, she just graduated from the University of Puget Sound in Washington state. There, Molly worked for her university's newspaper but is stoked to try her hand at and learn all there is to learn about radio journalism.