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Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Blvd S.
Fort Myers, FL. 33965-6565

Phone: (239) 590-1006
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FGCU Renaissance Academy Announces Summer 2013 Adult Lecture & Life Enrichment Program

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Renaissance Academy of Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) announces its summer 2013 schedule of adult lifelong learning and life enrichment programs featuring an extensive and diverse curriculum of single lectures and short courses. The summer program begins Sunday, June 2 at 1 p.m. with the launch of a Summer Foreign Film Festival to be held at the FGCU Naples Center, 1010 5th Ave South, in Naples. This series of nine films offers participants the opportunity to view award-winning foreign films followed by an engaging and insightful discussion afterward. Refreshments will be served.

A free, complete catalog of the Naples, Bonita Springs, and Fort Myers program offerings may be found at local libraries or by calling 239-425-3272. Online registration is available at, where participants may browse and register for courses safely and securely online.

Among the Renaissance Academy's offerings are affordable, non-credit single lectures, short courses, day trips, computer classes, film series, life enrichment classes, writing workshops, travel abroad programs, and other special events. There are no exams or grades, just learning for the joy of learning with friends, neighbors, and peers. Course fees are typically $25 per lecture, and provide access to Academy programs located at various sites throughout Collier, Lee, and Charlotte counties.

For more information, media representatives should contact John Guerra, director of the FGCU Renaissance Academy at 239-434-4838 or

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