Adult Learning Series

Millersville Lifelong Learning Institute (MiLLI)

Millersville University offers an Adult Learning Series to provide enriching learning experiences to lifelong learners.

These non-credit courses provide an opportunity for community members to gain new knowledge and skills in a casual environment with supportive instructors. Courses are currently held at the Ware Center located at 42 N. Prince Street, Lancaster, PA 17603 during the day only beginning the week of March 26.

The last day to register for MiLLI courses is Wednesday, March 21.

Spring 2018 Schedule

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Course Cost Instructor
Astronomy $120 Gerald Wilson
Using Your Device To Access Social Media $72 Brandon Grove
Creative Writing Is For Everyone $144 Don Keller
Meditation - Finding The Stillness Within $72 Don Keller
Nature Journaling $96 Dr. Carol Welsh
Spanish I $72 Rebecca Diefenderfer
A Critical History Of Journalism: Real News, Fake News, and Tweets $144 Mark Kelly, Ph.D.
Beginner's Chess $144 Mark Wood & Joseph Weber
Genealogy $120 Gerald Wilson
Reading The Great Epic: The Song of El Cid in English $144 Ana Borger-Greco, Ph.D.
Reading The Great Epic: The Song of El Cid in Spanish $144 Ana Borger-Greco, Ph.D.
Feldenkrais - Move With Greater Ease: Lessons With The Feldenkrais Method $72 Joyce Storch Makansi
Mah Jongg (Course is Full) $40 George Mathew

Note: Please bring your course payment to the first day of class.

MiLLI Bonus Courses

Financial Literacy Courses Presented by Rodgers & Associates, located at the Ware Center.

Free of Charge!

Rodgers and Associates

Investing 101

4/17 10:00-11:00

Stocks, bonds, mutual funds, ETFs, ETNs, Cryptocurrencies, REITS, Alpha, Beta, Volatility, Standard Deviation, Maturity, Duration, Asset Allocation, Capital Gains, Tax Adjusted Return – WOW, just a few of the many investment terms.  There’s a lot of jargon surrounding investments.  It can be intimidating! Do you really need to know it all to be an investor?  Not necessarily! This class will cover the basic terminology as well simple rules to help you build wealth through investing.

Tax Basics – An Overview of the New Tax Law 4/17

4/24 10:00-11:00

How will the new tax law change what you pay in 2018 and beyond? This class will review the basics of personal tax returns, as well as changes to Form 1040. Our non-partisan presentation will discuss the new tax law to help give you a better understanding of how it may impact you.


Robin Russo

Robin Russo, MBA, CFP®, CRPC® joined the Rodgers & Associates advisory team in January 2013 with nine years of experience in the investment advisory industry. She began her career in financial services with Fisher Advisers and worked with Kuntz Lesher Capital, where she managed client mutual fund portfolios, advised employers on their company-sponsored retirement plans and headed the firm’s compliance department. She achieved the prestigious CFP® marks in 2011. In an earlier career as an industrial engineer, Robin focused on improving the manufacturing process at R.R. Donnelly and Sons in Lancaster and at McCormick & Company in Baltimore.

Robin currently serves on the Board of Directors and the Investment Committee for the Millersville University Foundation. She and her husband Mike reside in Lancaster and have two adult sons.

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Contact Charity Welch, Ph.D. at or 717-871-7698.