In addition to taking OLLI classes, you can join us for variety of events and travel opportunities. Membership is required to take advantage of OLLI's extraordinary events and adventures.
Latest Special Event
Breakfast with the Coach: Tucker Zeleny
Friday, January 26, 2018
8:30 - 10 a.m.
$20 includes Breakfast. Registration is required. Cancellation after the registration deadline date will be non-refundable. Please contact the OLLI office if you have specific dietary restrictions.
If you haven’t been having breakfast with the coaches, you’ve been missing out! These meals are an opportunity to talk one-on-one with the people who make things happen in Husker athletics. Hear their personal stories and learn what goes on inside their program.
This term we will chat with Tucker Zeleny, UNL’s director of sports analytics and data analysis. Tucker completed his bachelor’s in math at UNL in 2010, a master’s in statistics in 2012 and earned his doctorate in statistics in 2015. He now heads a two-year-old department that is in charge of working with Nebraska’s 24 varsity sports to collect, analyze and summarize data related to team and individual performance.
They also work with non-sport departments such as ticketing, marketing and academics. Tucker and his teamwork to provide coaches, department leaders and administrators with the information they need to make decisions and reach the highest level of success. Join us to learn about the important work Tucker’s department accomplishes, and maybe pick up some tips you can use in your own life!
A President, a Terrorist, Architects and Lots of Cowboys
Monday, May 7, 2018 to Thursday, May 10, 2018
OLLI's spring tour to Kansas and Oklahoma will transport you to sites that will surprise, inspire and educate you. Our special guest will be Lynn Jones, AIA, principal emeritus at Davis Design. There so much to see and visit, from the Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum in Abilene, Kansas, to the Will Rogers Memorial Museum and Birthplace Ranch in Claremore, Oklahoma, and so much more in between.
This trip is offered by OLLI and Valden Tours. For more information contact, Lee Rockwell, at Valden Tours, Inc., 402-486-0900 or email@example.com.