Past Events & Programs


First Tuesday Member Social

No agenda, no commitment — just drop by the coffee shop in University Book Store for a chat with other UWRA members.


Bridge Group

Intermediate bridge players meet at University House at Wallingford on the first Monday of the month for bridge and lunch. Marjorie Sanders organizes the foursomes — email or call UWRA and we’ll connect you with her.



For almost 70 years, the UW greenhouse has played a vital role in research and teaching. Whether focusing on plant-pollinator interactions, paleoclimatology, or other biological questions, its teaching collection has enhanced and inspired UW biological research. The tour provides an opportunity to learn about the fascinating plants the UW community cultivates and studies.


UWRA Husky Sports Fans – Football

Enjoy rooting for the Huskies vs. WSU in the best setting in college football at the Apple Cup!



The Future of Aging: Medical Moonshots

What if we could vaccinate against cancer? Or protect against a flu strain that doesn’t exist yet? Or repair heart muscle damaged by a heart attack? Hear how UW researchers are working to make the unimaginable a reality in these three virtual sessions.