UAMS Sets SeniorNet Computer Classes in March for People 50 and Up

By Ben Boulden

The classes that begin March 3 are:

  • Fundamentals for Beginners, Mondays and Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-noon  
  • Introduction to Computers — Windows 8, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
  • iPad and iPhone One-On-One Learning Session, March 14 and March 21, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Course fees for 16 hours of instruction are $45 and student manuals are $15. The program is administered by SeniorNet, a nonprofit volunteer group. Classes are in Room 2156 at the UAMS Institute on Aging, 629 Jack Stephens Drive, Little Rock.

The iPad and iPhone One-On-One Learning Session enrollment fee is $25 for a single 50-minute session. These sessions are open to people of all ages, but enrollment is limited.

For more information and to register for a class, call (501) 603-1262, or email Joan McKinstry at seniornetjoan2@gmail.com.

 

UAMS is the state's only health sciences university, with colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Health Professions and Public Health; a graduate school; a hospital; a main campus in Little Rock; a Northwest Arkansas regional campus in Fayetteville; a statewide network of regional campuses; and seven institutes: the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, Jackson T. Stephens Spine & Neurosciences Institute, Harvey & Bernice Jones Eye Institute, Psychiatric Research Institute, Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging, Translational Research Institute and Institute for Digital Health & Innovation. UAMS includes UAMS Health, a statewide health system that encompasses all of UAMS' clinical enterprise. UAMS is the only adult Level 1 trauma center in the state. UAMS has 3,047 students, 873 medical residents and fellows, and six dental residents. It is the state's largest public employer with more than 11,000 employees, including 1,200 physicians who provide care to patients at UAMS, its regional campuses, Arkansas Children's, the VA Medical Center and Baptist Health. Visit www.uams.edu or uamshealth.com. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube or Instagram.

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