• Provence, France

    Armchair Traveler debuts January 8

    Join us for UMRA’s first Armchair Traveler program when Jean Kinsey, Craig Swan, and Lynn Anderson will take us to the United Arab Emirates, Mongolia, and Germany. Armchair Traveler is a new initiative of UMRA’s Social Activities Committee.

    See Events for location and details.

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    - Social activities
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    See Events and Serving U to learn more.

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 November Meeting:        Luncheon     ♦     Forum     ♦     Workshop

UMRA Forum

November 27, 2018 - 11:30am
                     RSVP Required

November 27, 2018 – 11:30am

Featured Speaker
Kathryn Pearson, Ph.D., Department of Political Science

West Wing Dining Room, Campus Club Fourth Floor, Coffman Memorial Union

Luncheon Menu
Cider-braised boneless, skinless chicken breast, with caramelized onions, Minnesota apples, and cider sauce. Served with roasted squash and Brussels sprouts. 

Our November luncheon speaker will be Kathryn Pearson, Ph.D., a University of Minnesota associate professor of political science and well-known political commentator. She will analyze the results of the November 6, 2018, elections, including contests for the U.S. Congress, Minnesota’s constitutional offices and state house, and other races in states across the nation.

Living Well Workshop

November 27, 2018 - 1:30pm

Maintaining resiliency and honest hope for self and others can be challenging. For our November workshop, family and grief educator Ted Bowman will share his extensive experience teaching about life transition decisions and coping with grief.