Tag: University of Virginia

  • SENIOR CENTER PART OF UVA REUNION WEEKEND

    SENIOR CENTER PART OF UVA REUNION WEEKEND

    Senior Center board chairman Michael Guthrie, executive director Peter Thompson, and members Ruth and Walter Kastenmayer lead a panel on Friday entitled “Living in Charlottesville: Your Encore Years” for UVA alumni who are considering re-locating to Charlottesville in the future. Michael, Peter, and the Kastenmayers are all Wahoos and our Center is pleased to be […]

  • Coursera |The Modern World: Global History since 1760 by UVa Professor Philip Zelikow | Final Thoughts

    Coursera |The Modern World: Global History since 1760 by UVa Professor Philip Zelikow | Final Thoughts

    I was not surprised to see that The Modern World: Global History since 1760 by UVa Professor Philip Zelikow is listed as the number one history course on CourseTalk! I enjoyed the entire course, but especially the lectures covering the time after WWII as I had never taken a history course covering years when I was alive. I still remember […]

  • Free Skin Cancer Screening – Saturday, May 10 – Trade your old baseball cap or visor for a new sun hat

    Free Skin Cancer Screening –  Saturday, May 10 – Trade your old baseball cap or visor for a new sun hat

    If you love to be outside in this beautiful, sunny weather, please be aware that excess exposure to UV radiation can cause lasting damage which may lead to skin cancer.  Remember your sunblock, sunglasses, and hat!    Even when the weather is cool and cloudy, you need sun protection. UVa Health System, Primary Care, Dermatology […]

  • Virginia Historic Garden Week Tours at UVa

    Virginia Historic Garden Week Tours at UVa

    Garden Week Features April 29 Tours, Talk at U.Va. The public is invited to enjoy a talk and visit U.Va.’s gardens and pavilions as the University participates on Tuesday, April 29, in Virginia Historic Garden Week. Visitors can tour pavilions on the West Lawn of the Academical Village and also participate in tours of the […]

  • Free Skin Cancer Screening – Saturday, May 10 – It just might save your life as well as your skin!

    Free Skin Cancer Screening –  Saturday, May 10 – It just might save your life as well as your skin!

    If you love to be outside in this beautiful, sunny spring weather, please be aware that excess exposure to UV radiation can cause lasting damage which may lead to skin cancer.  Remember your sunblock, sunglasses, and hat!    Even when the weather is cool, you need sun protection. UVa Health System, Primary Care, Dermatology is […]

  • Chasing Life Health Series

    Chasing Life 1st Tuesday of the month at 10:00am-11:30am Next Meeting: Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 10:00am We begin a new health series on April 1…get ready!  There have been so many advances in science and medicine over the last few years, so with the collaboration of UVa Health Systems we hope to present some […]