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Utilizing the Internet Safely: Protecting Your Personal Information
October 13
Cal Poly Humboldt campus, Harry Griffith Hall room 204

Utilizing the Internet Safely: Protecting Your Personal Information


With Meghan Gallagher, Social Services Manager

Learn the ins and outs of how to protect your personal information online, and how to stay safe in cyberspace. We'll also cover tips for safe browsing, how to recognize online scams, and when it's okay (or not) to share your personal information online.

All sessions will follow Senior Planet's curriculum, and is taught by a certified Senior Planet trainer.

For classes being offered on campus M-F, and if you are an OLLI member, a parking permit is included in your class fee. Please allow yourself enough time to get your parking permit and to get to the classroom to arrive on time. See campus map. Visitors and guests to campus/OLLI classes must be either fully vaccinated or have tested negative within 72 hours of coming to campus. We encourage all participants to take a rapid test before attending any OLLI class or event.

See also: Utilizing the Internet Safely: Banking and Financial Safety in Cyberspace and Utilizing the Internet Safely: Recognizing Fake News

Thurs., Oct. 13 • 1-2:30 p.m.

In-person: On campus, Harry Griffith Hall room 204

$10 • Class #: 43985

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Meghan Gallager

Meghan Gallagher is the information and assistance manager for the Area 1 Agency on Aging. Prior to joining the agency, she worked in the assisted living field. Meghan got her start as an advocate for older adults as a teenager after her grandfather had a stroke, and has worked in the industry her whole adult life. She has also been a presenter for the OLLI Brown Bag Lunch Free Presentations, sponsored by the Friends for OLLI and the College of Extended Education & Global Engagement at Cal Poly Humboldt.