Enrollment open for 2017 SUAM classes

WOW, Did this semester go by fast! Believe it or not the fall semester will be over this Friday, December 16th. For this reason things will come to a halt at the UdG / CUC. All of the students, teachers and staff will have a three-week break. The spring semester will start on January 5th
The University of Guadalajara, Costal Campus (SUAM PROGRAM) was created in 2012, the main objective is to integrate and educate senior citizens in the region. It was designed to offer academic, intellectual, recreational and artistic courses and the opportunity for social interaction for people over the age of 60.
SUAM offers to meet the particular needs of the individual users and offers courses and workshops in a variety of different and interesting areas, such as Art and Culture, Computing and Languages, Humanities, Health and Psychology.
SUAM courses and workshops: Generally courses are about 20 hours duration and are spread over two and a half months. Students can spend 2 – 4 hours each week depending on their objectives and the contents of the course. Schedule: 9am to 2 pm Monday to Friday, and 9 am to 1 pm Saturday.
SUAM offers the following classes and activities.
Wonders of the world: Art, History, Literature, and Nature.
Regional architecture and the western Mexico Mountains.
Natural richness of the Bay of Banderas
Poetry and reading workshops
Computing – Basic and intermediate levels Languages- Basic and level of English and Spanish, Dance, Drawing and Painting, Creativity with recycled material.
Cooking, and Popular culture.
For more information contact the SUAM PROGRAM AT (322 226 2200 EXT. 66290 OR 66304 or suam@cuc.udg.mx
If you are one of the many people who want to take beginning or Intermediate Spanish, Dr. Cecilia Shibya PhD. and her staff encourage you to enroll ASAP. These classes will begin January 9th. You can enroll at ceciliasshibya@hotmail.com
I will also be taking a few weeks off from writing this article, and hosting The Good Morning Wake Up radio show until Saturday January 7th. Until then, I hope you will go to the podcasts to listen to all of my past shows. www.vallarta.podcastudg.com
I wish each and every one of you a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Years.

Michael Nolen is the host of ‘The Good Morning Wake Up Show,’ which is broadcast as part of the University of Guadalajara’s 104.3 FM radio station at the CUC campus in Puerto Vallarta. Every Saturday at 9 AM

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Since retiring to Puerto Vallarta last year Michael Nolen has been keen to give back to the community. 'You can only play so much golf before you start to question your retirement,' Michael philosophized.

Started by Michael in August 2015, The Good Morning Wake Up Show is broadcast as part of the University of Guadalajara's 104.3 FM radio station at the Puerto Vallarta campus.