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Change of Office Location

The Continuing Education office has moved from B&E Room 113 to B&E Room 126.

COVID-19

The Center adheres to UofSC Aiken policies regarding precautions against COVID-19. Click to see more information.

Book Fair

Mark your calendar for November 13 and plan to attend our Book Fair where local and regional authors will make their books available and participate in panel discussions. Open to the public. Click for more information.

Volunteers Needed

Come volunteer with us. Get great satisfaction from helping others learn.

Change of Class Location or Time

The following classes will meet at a location or a time different from that shown in the catalog:

  • Submarines Yesterday to Today. Change location from B&E Room 138 to B&E Room 124.
  • Who's Afraid of Opera. Change location from B&E Room 122 to B&E Room 124.
  • Apple Technology Special Interest Group. Change location from CLL Tech Center to B&E Room 140. Change date of second session from 11/4 to 11/5, 2-4 PM.
  • Aiken: The Other Holy City. Change location from B&E Room 124 to Penland Administration Building Room 106.
  • Computer Security and Privacy. Change location from CLL Tech Center to B&E Room 116.
  • Home Surveillance Systems. Change date from 9/30 to 10/21, same time and place.
Canceled Classes

10 Steps to a Longer, Healthier Life, Excel Basic, Excel Advanced, and The Wolf Among Us: An Up-to-date Look at Man's Best Friend have been canceled.

Changes to Catalog

Changes have been made to the courses shown in the catalog for the current semester. Click to go to the Catalog page where you may see them.

Events

The Center hosts events for the benefit of its members. Click to see the currently planned events.

Announcement of Merger

On July 23, 2021, a meeting was held in Room 122 of the B&E Building on the campus of UofSC Aiken to publicly announce the merger of the Academy of Lifelong Learning and the McGrath Computer Learning Center. About 30 volunteers, UofSC Aiken staff, and the media attended.

Remarks were made by Paul Crook, Executive Director of the Etherredge Center and External Programs, Continuing Education, and Conferences; Dr. Daniel Heimmermann, Chancellor of UofSC Aiken; Dr. Daren Timmons, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs; Wayne Rickman, Chairperson of McGrath Computer Learning Center, Inc.; Harriet Haynes, President of the Academy for Lifelong Learning; and Karen Edgington, former Director of External Programs, Continuing Education, and Conferences, whose leadership led to the merger of the two organizations long affiliated with UofSC Aiken Continuing Education.

The remarks were followed by formally signing the merger agreement. The signers are shown in the picture below.

(L to R) Dr. Daniel Heimmermann, Wayne Rickman, Harriet Haynes, Dr. Daren Timmons