Breaking News: Seniors Given a Crash Course on Microsoft Word (Seniors News – 3)

Marjorie Anderson, 76, learning Windows Basic

Marjorie Anderson, 76, learning Windows Basic

Westfield, Massachusetts: A group of senior citizens were recently given a crash course on Microsoft Word by Business Technology students of the Westfield Technical Academy.

The collaborative program between the WTA and the Council on Aging paired eight students with 10 seniors for the two-day computer learning program – the first of its kind.

Marjorie Anderson, 76 yrs old, and one of the students said,“I am familiar with basic Word, I am here to learn more, other possibilities.”

The first day was devoted to creating posters and the following day on Microsoft Excel, the teachers said.

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