Tag: seniors

Jeopardy for Seniors

Jeopardy for Seniors
My father was a huge fan of Jeopardy. He had an extraordinary memory for certain categories: history, sports, art, classical literature, and music and entertainment from the 1940s. I remember him shouting out the answers he knew and grumbling about categories like popular culture that were out of his wheelhouse. Much like his obsession with... Read more »

To the Construction Worker Who Parked Illegally Leaving Seniors Out in the Cold

It was bitterly cold, 18 degrees with a wind chill that made it feel more like seven. And the buses that take seniors from the designated parking area near Northwestern University’s Welsh-Ryan Arena to continuing education classes on the campus were nowhere to be found. The culprit – an able-bodied member of the arena construction... Read more »