Osaka U3A International Conference 2016


A delegation of seven U3A Singapore Members attended the Osaka U3A International Conference held at the Asia-Pacific Trade Centre Halls, Osaka in Japan. This was organised by U3A Japan in concurrence with the 7th U3A Asia Pacific Alliance (APA) International … Continue reading

National Silver Academy Courses by SACE


As part of the newly established National Silver Academy, the Singapore Association for Continuing Education (SACE), the parent body of U3A Singapore, has launched these 20 short courses: Qi Gong Meditation Techniques Applied Psychology for Third Realities of Aging   Agers Mindfulness … Continue reading

Seniors Revalued Symposium


The Singapore Association for Continuing Education (SACE), parent body of U3A Singapore, and the National University of Singapore (NUSS) jointly organise a very successful 2-day symposium on the theme Seniors Revalued. This was held on 8-9 April 2016 at NUSS Kent … Continue reading

SACE FREE SG50 Lifelong Courses for Seniors benefited over 800 Seniors


From Apr to Dec 2015, SACE, the parent organisation of U3A Singapore, conducted a total of 39 runs of twelve SG50 free lifelong learning courses for over 800 seniors. Subjects include Applied Psychology for Third Agers, Emotional and Psychological Realities … Continue reading

Happiness Forums


Two teams of U3A Singapore members faced corresponding Singapore Management University (SMU) teams at two insightful forums on Happiness. Among the topics discussed were :How has happiness changed over time in Singapore” and “How have expectations changed across time taking into … Continue reading

SACE launches two additional SG50 courses


The Singapore Association for Continuing Education (SACE) launched 8 courses at the Education and Career Exhibition in Mar 2015 and at the 50plus Expo in May 2015. The response has been overwhelming and some of the courses are already having … Continue reading

50plus Expo – Overwhelming response to SG50 Courses by SACE


This Expo, hosted by the Council for Third Age (C3A), is the largest annual event for seniors in Singapore offering a wealth of activities and products for seniors to live well. The Guest-of-Honour was Dr Amy Khor, Minister-of-Stae for Health. … Continue reading

SG50 Life-Long Learning Courses launched at Careers & Education Exhibition 2015


The Singapore Association for Continuing Education (SACE), parent body of U3A Singapore, participated in the Career & Education Exhibition as a Supporting Partner. This was held at Suntec City Convention Centre on 12-14 Mar 2015. It launched the following SG50 … Continue reading

U3A Singapore launches monthly newsletter


U3A Singapore Monthly : This newsletter, published at the beginning of each month, provides a full listing of U3A Singapore’s activities for the month as well as update members on news and developments of interest to third agers.

Launch of Mental Fitness Game Project


U3A Singapore has partnered with the Foundation of Rotary Clubs in Singapore (FRCS) to embark on a major project to enhance the mental fitness of third agers by playing the Rummikub game. This tile-based game, with elements of rummy and … Continue reading