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Keeping You Informed

UCLARA Connections is the name of our newsletter: connecting retirees to each other and to the campus. We publish quarterly, in February, May, August and November. A PDF is emailed to each member. 

We are always looking for new material and article ideas. Please email your suggestions to Newsletter Editor Anne Pautler

Current Issues of UCLARA Connections

Click the issue date and number to view or download the PDF:

Spring 2022, Issue 133: Recipes sought for UCLARA cookbook; Valley Mah Jongg invites new members; Martin Jarmond of athletics and May Hong HaDuong of the film archive visit Board meetings; UCLARA president Elaine Fox looks forward to in-person and Zoom events; travel with Dolores Dyer; Emeriti Arts & Crafts Exhibit.  

Winter 2022, Issue 132: Chancellor Emeritus Charles E. Young talks about his administration and the founding of the ERRC; Elaine Fox, UCLARA president, reflects on 2021 and the challenges of 2022; highlights of the 2021 virtual Holiday Party, including a UCLA Trivia quiz; pandemic pets; travel with Dolores Dyer; a visit with Paolo Velasco of the Bruin Resource Center. 

Fall 2021, Issue 131: Open Enrollment; Campus ranks #1 among pubic universities; policy on in-person events; visits from Dean of Graduate Education and director of Alumni Diversity Programs; picture story of Fall 2021 return to campus; upcoming events.  

Summer 2021, Issue 130: Message from new President Elaine Fox; Staff Scholarship recipients for 2021; interest group update; new Board roster; profile of Janie Forsyth McKinney; visit from ASUCLA Executive Director; upcoming events.

Looking for older issues? See the Newsletter Archive in the Members-only section for issues back to 2004. 


More About UCLARA Connections

The goals of our newsletter are to:

  • Inform members about issues affecting the UC retiree community
  • Announce member events such as social programs, day trips and tours
  • Update members on UCLARA interest group activities
  • Offer news and profiles of UCLARA members

ERRC Update

For the latest group announcements, subscribe to the twice-monthly emails of the Emeriti/Retiree Relations Center (ERRC). Sign up now.

Join Us on Facebook

Facebook logoCan't wait for a newsletter? UCLARA has a group Facebook page! Joining is easy, but the group is private so you do need to request membership. Go to the UCLARA Facebook page. Click the bar that says “Join Group." That sends your request to the Group Administrator. Once approved, you will be notified when you log on to Facebook. Then you can add your "likes" and comments to the page. 


Email the Retirees Association at UCLARA@ucla.edu

Or phone the UCLA Emeriti/Retirees Relations Center at 310-825-7456

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