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What is Emeritus College?

Emeritus, started in 1975, is a program of Santa Monica College for older adults. Emeritus serves over 3,000 students annually and offers over 120 free classes of interest to senior citizens. All classes are held during the day at convenient locations throughout the community or at our home base on Second Street. The name Emeritus refers to people “retired with honor.” All older adults are welcome. For more information, call the Emeritus office at (310) 434-4306 or stop by our office at 1227 Second Street, Santa Monica.

¿QuÉ es Emeritus College?

Emeritus, inaugurado en 1975, es un programa de Santa Monica College para personas de edad avanzada. Emeritus sirve a más de 3,000 estudiantes anualmente y ofrece más de 120 clases gratis de interés para las personas mayores. Todas las clases son ofrecidas durante el dia en localidades distribuidas convenientemente a través de la communidado o en nuestra casa sede en Second Street. El nombre Emeritus se refiere a las personas “jubila-das con honor.” Todas las personas mayores son bienvenidos. Para más información, llame a la oficina de Emeritus al teléfono (310) 434-4306 o visitenos en nuestra oficina localizada en 1227 Second Street, Santa Monica. Ofrecemos clases enseñadas en español. Busque adentro de este catálogo para más información.

Emeritus College Staff

Gita Runkle, Associate Dean
Vivian Rankin-Scales, Program Coordinator
Lauri Arneson, Administrative Assistant
Cindy Ordaz, Temporary Administrative Assistant (Adult Education Block Grant)
Jessica Riojas, Student Services Clerk

Volunteers

Paula Van Berkom, Mady Bergman, Walter Coronel, Ellen Cutler, Jinder Dhillon, Homa Ghadimi, Pat Gorman, Fida Habib, Jeffrey Hogue, Miriam Kafka, Suzie Kim, Werner Von Der Ohe, Frances Packer, Joseph “Wally” Pegram, Tahereh Sheikholislam, Joseph “Joe” Sipos, Alex Vital

Emeritus College Advisory Council

Charlotte Horstein & Natalie Newman – Co-Chairs, Michael Baroff, Al Barrett, Carole Bender, Walter Coronel, Marsha Franker, Jeffrey Hogue, Edythe London, Natalie Newman, Gerald Schneir, Robert Stern, Harvey Stromberg

SMC Board of Trustees

Dr. Andrew Walzer, Chair; Barry A. Snell, Vice Chair; Dr. Susan Aminoff; Dr. Nancy Greenstein; Dr. Louise Jaffe; Dr. Margaret Quiñones-Perez; Rob Rader; Laura Zwicker, Student Trustee; Dr. Kathryn E. Jeffery, Superintendent/President

This schedule is prepared by the Santa Monica College Office of Marketing

Donald Girard, Senior Director, Government Relations and Institutional Communications
Ming-Yea Wei, Marketing Design Analyst
Jonathan Ng, Senior Graphic Designer
Charles Mark-Walker, Graphic Designer
Vivian Chu, Graphic Designer
Paul Trautwein, Web Coordinator

Santa Monica College Contributors: Dr. Kathryn E. Jeffery, Gita Runkle, Vivian Rankin-Scales, Jessica Riojas and Lauri Arneson.

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