University of Massachusetts Boston Comes to Plymouth New Learning Resource Center Opens at Cordage Commerce Center Open House ‐ ‐October 10, 2013 36 Cordage Park Circle, Suite 201 Plymouth, MA “There is clearly a need to provide opportunities for community members and students to access the education they need and want,” says Philip DiSalvio, Dean of the College of Advancing and Professional Studies at UMass Boston. The facility is fully equipped with a learning resource room, a computer lab, and knowledgeable staff. The main focus of the LRC will be to explore transfer options, degree completion options and online education opportunities. “We hope to open doors for those who want to learn more about today’s college experience, take a course, or have a place to come to explore the opportunities that are available.” To learn more about the new center, there will be an Open House on Thursday, October 10, 2013 from 10 am to 8 pm. There will be programming and counseling, an opportunity to experience the new video conferencing room, learn about the exciting subject of Biomimicry, and take a short course in “How to take an online course.” For more information about the open house call 508‐747‐4728.