free program designed to help adult learners come back to school is being offered through Linn-Benton Community College.
The new program, called “Empower,” is a strength-based, supportive learning program to help adults transition into LBCC and be successful in college.
The program aims to help adult learners realize their potential, develop a network of college and community support, and become empowered in lifelong success in college, professional and personal development.
Program classes are free and focus on college and career readiness, self-development, self-assessment, goal-setting and planning, support network development, and overall well-being.
Classes meet Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. and include computer skills, time management, communication skills, critical thinking skills, employment skills, learning styles, how to identify your strengths and more.
For more information, contact Malinda Shell at 541-917-4529 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.