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Back to College, But No Tests!


How do retirees keep learning? They go back to college of course! In this episode we visit with Howie Hollander and step into the college classroom! No dorms or cafeteria food now, thank goodness, and this college student gets to pick his topics and classes. Best of all, NO EXAMS! What a great way for a retired person to keep learning and updated! Many colleges and universities offer programs for the retired person to audit for free. What subject would you pick? Hope you enjoy this episode as much as we did!


Show Notes

01:16 A life lesson from Curt's book Fix the Problem and Other Life Lessons from a Pragmatic Dad. You can get it here: https://www.amazon.com/Fix-Problem-other-

04:43 Howie explains why college classes as a retired person are beneficial.

06:20 Howie tells us that local colleges, public libraries, and other public places have many opportunities for the retiree to learn and brush up on their skills

06:31 State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry https://www.suny.edu/campuses/esf/

10:45 Howie tells how being a retired student brings a new and different perspective to the college class.

23:32 Howie explains the reasons why college classes interest him.









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