Read the latest Silver Slug Newsletter (April 2016).
Silver Slug T-Shirts are available for sale at Retiree events for $20 (cash or check only). You may also arrange to pick them up in Santa Cruz, or have them mailed to you. Click on the highlighted link for information.
The new Retirees and Emeriti Center (REC) at Kresge College is open. Stop by and say hello to Daisy Zurita, the center's work-study student.
Our "In Memoriam" page is in the "Membership" section of our website. Please let us know of any retirees who have passed away in the past year who should be included in this list.
Upcoming Silver Slug Events:
8th Annual Silver Slug Scholarship Award Potluck Luncheon
May 3, 2016, 11:30am-1:30pm at the UCSC Arboretum.
Nine Scholarships will be awarded to UCSC veteran students.
Bring a potluck dish to share and also bring your ouwn plate, cup and utensils. Beverages will be provided courtesy of Virginia Rivera, UC Relations, Gift Planning.
Retirees & Emeriti Center (REC) Open House
May 12, Noon to 2:00pm - Kresge College Room 192, Contact: 459-4063
REC Website: rec.ucsc.edu
Welcome to Retirement: Our 3rd Annual Celebration!
June 16, 2016, 4:00-5:30pm at the Cowell Provost House.
Sponsored by the Silver Slugs, Staff Advisory Board, Emeriti Association & Chancellor's Office
If you are a recent (or soon to be) faculty or staff retiree, mark you calendar for our 3rd annual reception to honor YOU! Live music and refreshments. Special retirement certificates will be presented by The Chancellor to retirees. For "veteran" retirees, please plan on attending to welcome the new recruits! Registration information will be available soon.
Upcoming Campus Events:
Be on the lookout for videos and stories coming from our passionate community. Spread the word and share those too.
May 11, 2016, 10:00-11:30 at Seymour Marine Discovery Center , La Feliz Room
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If you'd like to post something of potential interest to the Silver Slugs, send us an email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The new UCSC Slug Support program was created to promote early intervention with students of concern to prevent culminating problems from escalating into a crisis. They are seeking donations for the program, (i.e. toiletries, towels, blankets, pillows, etc.) even if they are slightly soiled or damaged. Click here to see if you can help.
Check campus event listings that may be of interest to you and your friends.
Find out more information about retiree travel, library privileges, parking, OPERS benefits and much more on the Benefits page.
The UCSC Retirees Association is an active member of CUCRA, the Council of University of California Retirees Associations.
The Retiree Association is all about staying connected. Our Resource and Connections page provides links to valuable resources within UC and outside the University. We've also highlighted opportunities to volunteer and travel that may be of particular interest to retirees.
The UCSC Retirees Association is a member of the Association of Retirement Organizations in Higher Education.