UW Retirement Association

August 11, 2021

News & Events – August 11, 2021

LEARN & ENGAGE

In-person event – UW Chamber Dance Company concert preview: Join Artistic Director Hannah Wiley and the Company for a free lecture/demonstration. This year’s concert investigates the empathy, intimacy, and confusion of human relationships. Seats are limited. The Chamber Dance Company has provided 20 free tickets for UWRA members. Date, time: August 18 at 12:30 p.m. Location: In-person in Studio 266, Meany Hall. RSVP here to reserve your seat. Questions? Please contact Ed Connery, econnery@uw.edu.

Reducing the Impact of Dementia in America: The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine just published a report on Reducing the Impact of Dementia in America: A Decadal Survey of the Behavioral and Social Sciences. This report develops a research agenda for the next decade in the behavioral and social sciences as it relates to Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and Alzheimer’s disease-related dementias (ADRD). The report is available for free as a download or for purchase.

UW Athletics Husky Gold Card Now Available: The Husky Gold Card gets you general admission seating for unlimited volleyball, men’s and women’s soccer, gymnastics, women’s basketball, softball, and baseball. Cost: $50 for the year. Questions: Please call the Husky Ticket Office at 206-543-2200 or email tickets@uw.edu.

The Power of Planning: Hear from attorney Janet L. Smith at this free webinar covering essential legal documents and planning. This program is hosted by University House at Wallingford. Date, time: August 19 at 10:30 a.m. RSVP by Tuesday, August 17th by calling (206) 545-8400.

Planning a trip to Billings? UWRA member Joan Dinkelspiel is part of the Yellowstone Art Museum’s Third Annual North x Northwest exhibition. Artists in the exhibit responded to their time in and after isolation, the societal changes brought on by COVID-19, and the tumultuous year of 2020.