Welcome University of Arizona Retirees!
Faculty, Appointed Professionals, Classified Staff and Administrators


UPCOMING EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES

DAY AT THE BALLPARK
THURSDAY, MAY 3, 6:00 PM

Please join us for the Sixth Annual UARA Day at the Ballpark.
Cheer for the Wildcats as they take on UCLA at Hi Corbett Field.
No reservations needed; just purchase general admission tickets at the door.
Cost is $5.00 for seniors and $8.00 for others.
Traditional stadium food — beer, hot dogs and chips — will be available.
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The stadium is in between Broadway and 22nd Street, at 3400 N. Camino Campestre.
Enter on Randolph Way south from Broadway or north on 22nd Street,
about halfway between Country Club and Alvernon Way. Parking is free.
We will meet in sections F or G. Look for the red and white umbrella.
If you can’t find us, call Trudy Jacobson at 982-7813.
We hope to see you there!

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SUMMER LUNCHEON
THURSDAY, JULY 12, 12:00 PM


Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort
245 East Ina Road

MENU:
Starter: Caesar Salad, Crisp Romaine Lettuce, Caesar Dressing,
Parm Cheese, Tomatoes, Seasoned Croutons

Entrée Choices:  Seina Chicken (Grilleld Herbed Breast of Chicken with Roasted Garlic Parm Sauce,
Served with Pesto Risotto and Vegetable Medley);
or
Grilled Salmon and Pasta (Orecchietta Pasta and Grilled Salmon with Oven-Cured Tomatoes;
or
Portobello Mushroom Ravioli, Served on a Bed of Wilted Spinach
with Smoked Tomatoes, Tossed in a Chardonnay Butter Sauce

 

All entrees served with Served with Fresh Bread and Brewed Iced Tea

Dessert: Mango Sorbet

 

$30.00 PER PERSON, ALL-INCLUSIVE
Note: To RSVP, a separate postcard will be mailed to local members in June

"Board Manual"

BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING
Tuesday, October 9, 2018
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m

Swede-Johnson Building, Bobcat Room (1st floor)
1111 N. Cherry Avenue

(corner of Cherry and Speedway)

ALL MEMBERS ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND!

 

THE SPRING NEWSLETTER IS NOW AVAILABLE ON LINE!
 

***CHECK OUT OUR NEW PHOTO GALLERY located on the sidebar***
If you have any photos from UARA events you'd like to include, please send them to Trudy or Jane.

 



The University of Arizona Retirees Association (UARA)

Purpose

  • The University of Arizona Retirees Association promotes the interests and welfare of University of Arizona retirees and encourages continuing contact between retirees and the University.
  • We provide the means for interaction among retirees by engaging in diverse cultural, intellectual, and social programs.
  • We inform our members of full retirement benefits available to the University of Arizona retirees.
  • We Support the University of Arizona and its mission.

Mission
UARA promotes the interests and welfare of University of Arizona retirees and provide continuing contact between retirees and the University.

Vision
UARA is a reliable and widely used source of relevant information and activities for our members

Values 
Respect, Integrity, Collaboration and Excellence

BOARD OF DIRECTORS (includes *Officers)
Jim Barrett (Activities)

Roger Caldwell (Consultant)
*Cassie Unda Ciotti (Vice President)
*Judy Doan (Secretary)
Jane Dugas (Newsletter, Webmaster)
George Evanoff (Consultant)

*Liz Gradillas (Treasurer)
Kathi Hart (Office Manager, Luncheons)
*Alison Hughes (President)
Trudy Jacobson (Membership, Newsletter)
*Bob Perrill (Past President)
Rose Perrill (Consultlant)

Mike Proctor (Consultant)
Fran Tickner (Consultant)

 
ARTICLES OF INTEREST TO RETIREES:

UA Alumni Travel Schedule, 2018
UA Arizona Center on Aging Researchers Studying Physical Activity and Fall Risk

Age Related Hearing Loss
Honey I'm Home - For Good: Transition Into Retirement
Dementia
Scams and Fraud
Arizona Legislative Information
UA Alumni Travel Schedule, 2018

Annual Report, 2016-2017
Arizona State Legislature
The Village Concept: A Growing Option for Aging in Place
Pima Council on Aging (PCOA)

 

.......See Index for more useful information

UARA OFFICE
Kathi Hart, Office Manager
University of Arizona, Babcock Building
1717 East Speedway, Room 3105
Tucson, Arizona  85721

     Note: The Babcock building is immediately east of McDonald's.
     Parking with Zone 1 permit is available.

Mailing address: P.O. Box 42391, Tucson AZ 85733


Office Hours:
Monday 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Tuesday Noon-4:00 p.m.

Summer Office Hours: by appointment
Telephone: 520-626-6936; 
Cell phone: 520-982-7813 (call anytime)
E-mail: uara@arizona.edu

 

Webmaster: Jane Dugas, duggie23@gmail.com

 

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UARA Trolly Tour: Photo courtesy of Florence Monton, UA Parking and Transportation Services . .