Category Archives: Technology

News from Tavarua: Computer Class

Residents in the Computer Class at Tavarua Senior Apartments in Carlsbad, CA, started 2017 with subscribing to the EngAGE Blog. They love to be able to find out what new things are happening with EngAGE. They feel a sense of unity … Continue reading

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News from Metro Compton: Computers

Residents at Metro Compton Senior Apartments learned how to transfer files from their computers to flash drives. One more technological challenge conquered! ~ Sandra Vargas, Regional Program Director  

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EngAGE Video: The Challenges of Learning About Technology

Thanks to EngAGE tech guru Miles Morse for making this wonderful video about the challenges older adults face when learning about technology, and thanks to our EngAGE community residents from Coventry Court, Dorado, and Jasmine Senior Apartments for participating on … Continue reading

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Profiles: Stewart Brand

“Profiles” is a new EngAGE Blog category devoted to occasional posts about older people who have made a significant creative impact in our world. Today’s subject: STEWART BRAND, whose Whole Earth Catalog (1971) is referred to as “the book that changed … Continue reading

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News from La Coruña: Computers

News from La Coruña Senior Apartments in Van Nuys, CA: The computer class offers residents an introduction to using computers. Students learn how to build folders, do research on the Internet, and print photos.  Instructor Polet Zargarian reports that motivated student James is very serious … Continue reading

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Connecting with Others When You’re Homebound

Two great advantages of living in an EngAGE Community are (1) you and your neighbors share an interest in creativity, and (2) you have the opportunity to participate in stimulating classes and special events right there on site. But what can … Continue reading

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Metro Compton News

Program Assistant Laura Martos does double-duty at Metro Compton Senior Apartments in Los Angeles where she also facilitates these classes. Computer Literacy: Residents meet in a group setting, or one on one, to learn basic computer skills and receive Internet … Continue reading

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The Metro @ Hollywood: Senior Olympics + Activities

Ten enthusiastic residents participated in the annual EngAGE Senior Olympics, which was such a great turn out because last year Hollywood had no attendees. Residents had so much fun that they are already making plans for next year’s Games! At … Continue reading

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Cantabria/Asturias: Yoga, English Conversation, and Computer Classes

Pamela Roylance leads a weekly yoga class at Cantabria/Asturias. Yoga provides safe exercise and facilitates increased flexibility, strength, and endurance, as well as a relaxed and focused mental state.  Michelle Yu uses games, poetry, magazines, collages and many other things … Continue reading

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“Cyber-Seniors” Is More Than A Film

We’ve posted in the past about the Cyber-Seniors documentary, but we wanted to make sure you’ve seen the trailer and are aware of some opportunities. Cyber-Seniors wants you to get involved!     “Cyber-Seniors is more than a film, it’s … Continue reading

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