Co-sponsored by UBC Emeritus College and the European Association of Professors Emeriti (EAPE), an Athens, Greece-based organization, the session spotlights the UN’s “Decade of Healthy Ageing” (2021-2030) and International Day of Older Persons on Oct. 1. More info here: International Day of Older Persons: Healthy Aging | UBC Emeritus College
Dear Lifelong Learning Program participants, The Lifelong Learning Program will remain online only for the Early Fall session, due to pandemic-related booking restrictions on Carleton’s campus. While we miss seeing you in person, the response to our online format makes us glad we are still able to connect, entertain, and engage. On Wednesday, August 18 at 10 a.m., we will open registration for our Early Fall 2021 session.
The 2021 UGRA AGM will be held on Thursday June 17th from ~9 :30 to 12:00. Lysa Porth, the new Dean of the Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics has agreed to be our speaker and will talk about how Covid has effected our economy.
In 2007, the Education Committee of the McGill University Research Centre for Studies in Aging launched a series of lectures on healthy aging to the general public. The goal of the series is to suggest practical steps to improve and maintain brain health, as well as to promote healthy lifestyle choices amongst the most populous generation in history.
Nutrition 2: Are we what we eat? University of Victoria Retirees Association - AN ELDER ACADEMY EVENT
University Pension Plan Member Consultations in May Continued Please join the member engagement sessions and stay up to date on news and events. An all-member general information session is to be held on 27 May 2021 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Registration is now open at MyUPP.ca. The password to register is: MyUpp!JULY
University Pension Plan Member Consultations in May Please save 13 May 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for a meeting with University Pension Plan (UPP), to share your views on UPP’s investment approach. Retirees are welcome to join the member engagement sessions and stay up to date on news and events. This will follow with an all-member general information session on 27 May 2021 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Given the continuing pandemic, Senior College has scheduled 12 summer talks for Wednesday afternoons and invites members of CURAC (includes UGRA members) to register and take part. The list is below. To register, go to the website (Senior College Weekly Talks) and click on the Find Out More link at the bottom of the description for the link to register. If you have difficulties, contact Daphne Maurer, email@example.com.
Modern Day Democracy: Current Perspectives takes place each Saturday in May starting May 1st from 10 am to noon Pactifc Time. The link below provides information on the series and the registration. https://www.uvic.ca/retirees/assets/docs/may-final.pdf