Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

at the University of Massachusetts Boston

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Faculty & Staff

Jim O'Brien

Additional Information

Jim O’Brien is a historian who taught in UMass Boston’s College of Public and Community Service from 1992-2006. He has been involved with gerontology programs at UMass Boston since the early 1980s. He is fascinated by what computers can do (and by how many ways they can go wrong) and has taught computer courses in the OLLI program each semester since 2000.

2 Course:
A Web, Not a Maze: Finding Information with the Google Search Engine

Exploring the Potential of Microsoft Word