About Us

The WLI Center of Excellence is a non-profit and collaborative academic community dedicated to teaching, scholarship, research, and service.

Our goal is to provide high quality, relevant and globally accessible educational programs for the general public and for professionals. To achieve this, we draw on a diverse range of disciplines to prepare students for the challenges of the modern world. Our long-term aim is to become a fully accredited, degree-granting institution.

  

 

The Center of Excellence is a DIVISION OF WORLD LIFE INSTITUTE INCORPORATED. Its primary focus, since 2016, has been the Global Nuclear Awareness Program.

 

In the USA

1987 to 1989,

World Life Institute received its Certificate of Incorporation from the Department of State/Charities Bureau of the State of New York. It is registered with the State as a non-profit corporation.

 

World Life Institute registered with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c)3 corporation. This designation indicates that it is non-profit and therefore not subject to paying federal income tax.

 

In Canada, World Life Institute has been registered as a Non-Profit Corporation since 1987.

 

Time Line

Accomplishments & Milestones

The Center of Excellence has been providing students with a rich and diverse learning environment since the year 2017. The GNA program is a culmination of many years of teaching and training others on the effects and consequences of ionizing radiation. The details are provided on the WLI History page.

2017

Center of Excellence

World Life Institute (WLI) offered a five week intensive workshop series and certificate program exploring a wide range of issues – from nuclear energy foundations to the global consequences of regional nuclear war. 

2018

Collaborations Begin

World Life Institute collaborated with colleges and universities on workshops about specific issues of concern to the public, healthcare professionals, and emergency personnel.

2019

Online Course Creation

World Life Institute offered an exciting new online learning program for the public on nuclear issues.

2020

Online Courses

World Life Institute hosted conferences online and in Toronto as well as

continued the Global Nuclear Awareness Thinkific online learning certificate program in fall 2020.

2021

Current Events

GNA 2021 Online Certificate Program:

A False Sense of Security: Probing the complex nuclear landscape of the 21st century

 

Opening Webinar: May 15, 2021

Online Certificate Course dates:

May 22 - June 26, 2021

Concluding Zoom Q&A Panel:

June 26, 2021

2022

Future

Program Planning underway for 2022.

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