Leon Botstein, the president of Bard College system and internationally renowned educator, musician and author, opened the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Berkshire Community College's (OLLI at BCC) 20th Anniversary Year celebrations with a Sept. 8 lecture at Bard College at Simon's Rock in Great Barrington.

Botstein, in the video produced by OLLI and presented here with permission below, talked about his expertise in innovative education. (To learn more about this presentation and other programs of OLLI at BCC, call (413) 236-2190 or visit www.BerkshireOLLI.org for more information.)