One Day University
Eleven award-winning professors - one amazing day of learning. One Day University is bringing together professors from the finest universities in the country to present special versions of their very best lectures. The professors have won dozens of teaching awards and earned the highest possible ratings from their students on campus. No grades, no homework - just the pure joy of learning.
Sept. 28 from 9:30am to 4:15pm at the New York Hilton Hotel, Sixth Avenue and 54th St, NYC.
Full price - $209. CSA price - $125 using code CSA125.
Call 1-800-300-3438 or click here to register
No need to pre-register for classes, simply choose five of the 11 courses the day of the event. They include: The Art of Aging; The Rise of the Ultra Wealthy; The Future of the Brain: Maximizing Our Cognitive Powers; What do Economists Really Know?; The Future of American Power: Dominance or Decline?; The Impact of World War I; The Limits of Science and Search for Meaning; Managing, Lessening and Coping with Stress; Ethical Dilemmas and Modern Medicine; What is Emotional Intelligence and Men, Women and Politics: A World of Difference.
CSA Honors CSA Members Who Are Veterans
CSA held a reception on June 5 to honor its members who have served in the military. Congressman Charlie Rangel, a Korean War hero,was the keynote speaker. The CSA News is running a series highlighting its veterans who have served in military conflicts. Pictures of the event are posted at HERE.
A video of the event is posted HERE.
Fall Educational/Cultural Program
Registration for events for the fall semester has been very strong and most events now have a waiting list. A few slots are still available for the following offerings:
Classes: Roots of Modern American Music, Intermediate Bridge, Immigration and Emigration (Settlements on the Lower East Side), Cooking at Camaje (Creating a Festive Dinner), American Mah Jongg and AARP sponsored Defensive Driving Safety Program
Seminars: Art Lecture (20th Century Expressionism) and a Finance Lecture (Identity Theft)
Trips: Wine tasting bus tour to the North Fork of Long Island and the Museum of Tolerance
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For more information, contact the Retiree Chapter at (212) 823-2020.
At Home But Never Alone!
CSA has teamed up with My Alarm Medical Alert System to bring you a special price for a home monitoring system that provides peace-of-mind for older people living alone as well as their relatives.The system provides those who live alone an easy way to contact someone if help is required, 24 hours a day. When you order, ask for Susie Goodman. Call (800) 619-9114.
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. You can also reach her at (212) 823-2020, x 2075.
Of course, if you have any questions, please email Retiree Chapter Director Mark Brodsky at email@example.com or call him at (201) 341-8811.