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Closing the Technology Gap in Tucson

Closing the Technology Gap in Tucson

| April 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

$500,000 Contribution from AT&T to the OASIS Institute Will Provide Critical Technology Training for Mature Adults in 23 Locations The OASIS Institute received a $500,000 contribution from AT&T that will help narrow the technology skills gap for adults over 50 in 23 locations, including Tucson, Arizona. Older Americans are going online more than ever, but […]

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A Proper British High Tea in Tucson

A Proper British High Tea in Tucson

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Tucson OASIS members and fans donned fancy hats and enjoyed a “proper British tea” poolside at Atria Bell Court last week. The event, which was sold-out, will return next year according to organizers. OASIS is a nonprofit for adults over 50 who want to stay physically active as well as mentally and socially engaged. Members […]

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OASIS Unveils New Website & Mission Focus

OASIS Unveils New Website & Mission Focus

| May 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

The OASIS Institute rolled out a new website interface this week along with a new mission statement and focus. OASIS is one of the nation’s largest nonprofits geared for the 50+ age , and is well known for producing a wide range of inexpensive community classes in the arts, humanities, and technology each year. OASIS’ […]

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Helping Grandma get Techie, OASIS Computer Lab Expansion

Helping Grandma get Techie, OASIS Computer Lab Expansion

| April 22, 2011 | 3 Comments

Tucson OASIS is adding 5 new computers to their computer lab, expanding student capacity for their ever-popular technology classes. The OASIS computer lab is used to teach mature adults (that’s how you say 50+ nicely) how to use computers for personal use, or to help them find a job or improve job skills. Classes are […]

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