Institute for Learning in Retirement

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ILR students exploring a museum
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ILR students in the classroom
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 ILR students exploring the butterfly gardens on Miami University's campus
Engaged. Enriched. Enlightened.

The Institute for Learning in Retirement (ILR) at Miami University provides opportunities to explore, develop, and share knowledge and skills in a wide variety of topics. Courses taught by volunteer instructors, complemented by a variety of special events, enable participants to broaden their horizons and engage with other lifelong learners.

Thank You for Another Great Semester!

We’re thankful you joined us this past springfall. We value your commitment to lifelong learning and the inspiration it brings to us all. Our mission wouldn’t be possible without the dedication of our members, instructors, volunteers, donors, and sponsors who keep us engaged, enriched, and enlightened every semester.

Please join us October 2—November 3 for our fall 2023 semester. We can’t wait to continue our learning journey—together!

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