Upgrade your Zoom app

Zoom regularly updates the desktop app with new features and bug fixes. WISE uses features from the latest version. As a result, it can be confusing if you’re using an older version of Zoom. (Updates are handled differently on mobile devices, such your tablet or smartphone.) To see if you need to update your app, … Read more

Spring 2020 Course Listing Now Available

Even though we’re just heading into winter, it’s time to think about spring, specifically, about the WISE courses for Spring 2021.  Go to our WISE Courses page and see the outstanding courses in art, history, music, science, literature, drama, and nature. All courses are offered on Zoom, so you can join us wherever you are, wearing … Read more


By Elaine Bloom For a teacher, summer is considered a time to recharge the batteries by learning something new, doing something out of the ordinary. This summer I learned new things by immersing myself in the history of France during a two-week river cruise on the Seine and the Rhone. The first week featured aspects … Read more

WISE Leadership

In this, our 23rd year, WISE will be led by the following members. Together they form the WISE Council. Officers Sue Durham, President Joe Corn, 1st Vice President Marsha Addis, 2nd Vice President Sandy Meltzer, Secretary Chris Liazos, Treasurer Council Members-at-Large Elaine Bloom Kathy Drew (new) Josette Kaplan Chuck Perkins (new) Technology Advisor Karl Hakkareinen … Read more