Students From Chattanooga State Mentor Seniors About Computer Skills

Monday, December 11, 2017
Seniors were paired with college student mentors to build computer skills. Chattanooga State student John Jones is shown with his senior partner.
Seniors were paired with college student mentors to build computer skills. Chattanooga State student John Jones is shown with his senior partner.

Chattanooga State’s Continuing Education and Workforce Development Division collaborated with Assistant Professor Savitha Pinnepalli’s College Success in Information Systems class to conduct the Cyber Seniors – Service Learning Project. This project provided one-on-one computer skills to participants by partnering them with a college student mentor.

The students interviewed the participants to identify their current technology skills and provided customized computer skills training for each participant based on their needs.

This was a free opportunity for those who need assistance learning computer skills.

For more information about classes offered through Continuing Education or to learn more about other service learning projects at the Chattanooga State, call 423-697-3100.


Seniors and their mentors gather for Cyber Senior classes, a service-learning project.
Seniors and their mentors gather for Cyber Senior classes, a service-learning project.

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