PLATO / Participatory Learning and Teaching Organization
Phone (608) 262-5823 -- Louise Fowler, Division of Continuing Studies
Fax (608) 265-4555
Hours Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
21 N. Park St, 7th floor
Madison, WI 53715
PLATO stands for Participatory Learning and Teaching Organization and is a University of Wisconsin-Madison sponsored organization. It is a diverse group of retired learners who benefit from: member led discussion/lecture sessions, a rich variety of lifelong learning topics, casual social events, networking with a friendly peer group, belonging to an organization affiliated with the Elderhostel Institute Network, visiting different locations throughout campus and the Madison area, and receiving the "Plato Persimmon" which is a periodic newsletter about members and programs.