UW Retirement Association

Events and programs coming soon

WHAT’S THE BIG IDEA: COVID-19: WHAT DOES THE FUTURE HOLD?
Wednesday, March 3 | 10:30 am | LEARN MORE

Join in a discussion facilitated by Dr. Anna Wald, UW professor of epidemiology, head of the Allergy and Infectious Diseases Division in the UW School of Medicine, and medical director of the UW Virology Research Clinic.

This program is currently at capacity.

 

TOUR THE ARBORETUM’S DANIEL J. HINKLEY ASIAN MAPLE COLLECTION
Tuesday, March 9 | 10:30 am | REGISTER NOW

Explore one of the top maple collections in the country with plantsman and raconteur Dan Hinkley. In the winter garden, peeling bark, winged seeds, and graceful forms are highlighted. Join Dan for a virtual tour you’ll want to repeat soon on your own.

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MEMBER-TO-MEMBER: BOB ROSETH, AUTHOR OF IVY IS A WEED
Friday, March 19 | 1:30 pm | More information coming soon


THE FUTURE OF AGING
Keynote — Aging in the 21st Century: New Issues in a New World, Eileen Crimmins, USC
Further explorations — Lectures by Prof. Karen Fredriksen Goldsen, Social Work; Dr. Eric Larson, Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute; Prof. Sara Curran, Center for Studies in Demography & Ecology.

Recordings of these sessions will be available online in a few weeks.   Cosponsored by UWRA, UWAA and the UW Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology.

TRANSITIONS TOOLKIT
Topics may include how to work with a hospital social worker, wills & estates deep dive, understanding and using rehab and skilled nursing, working with a fiduciary, and more. Send your suggestions and preferences to retiremt@uw.edu.

VIRTUAL VISITS
Fun and informative online visits to UW and local sites. Watch your member e-digest for specifics.

Explore UWRA interest groups

Volunteer-led groups gather to pursue shared interests, from bird watching to travel to bridge to walking. Also check out the monthly book group, ‘What’s the Big Idea’ discussion group, and group tickets to Husky sports. Some groups are on hiatus during COVID-19 quarantines, and others are looking forward to virtual meetings this fall.

RESOURCES FROM PAST PRESENTATIONS

Intro to Zoom tools from 8/31/20

Virtual Retiree Resource Fair slides from 9/15/20