SSA Connection – October 21st!

Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you enjoy! Underwater Astonishments David Gallo shows jaw-dropping footage of amazing sea creatures, including a color-shifting cuttlefish, a perfectly camouflaged octopus, and a Times Square’s worth of neon light displays from fish who live in the blackest depths of

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SSA Connection – October 14th!

Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you enjoy! My Secret to Staying Focused Under Pressure Athletes train their bodies to run faster, jump higher, throw farther — so why don’t they train their minds, too? Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson talks about the power of

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SSA Connection – October 7th!

Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you enjoy! How Cities are Detoxifying Transportation People around the world are demanding clean air — and cities are starting to respond, says electrification advocate Monica Araya. She takes us on a world tour of urban areas that are

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SSA Connection – September 30th!

Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you enjoy! How Kids Can Help Design Cities Adults tend to think of kids as “future citizens” — their ideas and opinions will matter someday, just not today. But kids make up a quarter of the population, so shouldn’t

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SSA Connection – September 23rd!

Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you enjoy! The Magic Ingredient that Brings Pixar Movies to Life Danielle Feinberg, Pixar’s director of photography, creates stories with soul and wonder using math, science and code. Go behind the scenes of Finding Nemo, Toy Story, Brave, WALL-E

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SSA Connection – September 16th!

Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you enjoy! How Every Child can Strive by Five “What if I was to tell you that a game of peek-a-boo could change the world?” asks seven-year-old Molly Wright, one of the youngest-ever TED speakers. Breaking down the research-backed

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SSA Connection – September 9th!

Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you enjoy! A Holocaust Survivor’s Blueprint for Happiness In this deeply moving talk, Eddie Jaku — a 99-year-old Holocaust survivor — recounts his experiences and the powerful lessons he learned about the search for happiness. Click here. Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

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Register Now for Fall’s Virtual Senior Academy!

SSA decided to move its Fall Senior Academy to virtual with the sessions available via Zoom.   We look forward to providing this interesting 4-week class to residents 60 and older who want to learn more about how their city operates and all the programs and services available

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SSA Connection – September 2nd!

Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you enjoy! Making Global Labor Fair Auret van Heerden talks about the next frontier of workers’ rights — globalized industries where no single national body can keep workers safe and protected. How can we keep our global supply chains

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