Presentations and Events Archive
January 15, 2015
Tom Potiowsky Examines the Oregon Economy
lecture audio, lecture powerpoint
February 19, 2015
Linda Benson lectures on China's Muslim Challenge
lecture audio, lecture powerpoint
January 16, 2014 Tom Potiowsky speaking on the Oregon economy:
February 20, 2014 Birol A. Yesilada speaking on Turkey:
March 20, 2014:
Governor Barbara Roberts speaking on:
"A Woman in Retirement ... Continuing to Serve"
audio recording, Images:
APRIL 17, 2014 PRESIDENT'S LUNCHEON AND ANNUAL RAPS AWARDS
Image: Dave Krug award
Image: Dawn White award
May 15, 2014 Ice Cream Social
Sandra Freels speaking on the Ukraine
September 18, 2014
Jay C. Bloom speaking on "Returnment" as an alternate to retirement
photos: Jay Bloom
October 16, 2014
Dr. Christina Nicolaidis speaking on social determinants of health
no archival files available
November 20, 2014
Scott Burns explores earthquakes in Oregon
December 14, 2014 Annual holiday party at the Mac Club
Summer Picnic 2012 Photos
- We have pictures of RAPS members picnicing and socializing here, here and here
- Jack, Vic and Leonard socializing
- Dave giving his speech
- Vogie and Sue
- Members lining up for food
- Beryl in her hat
- Steve and Beryl getting ready for the raffle
Holiday Dinner, December 2010
PSU Sustainability Tour, November 2010
- PSU Roof Garden, PSU Roof Garden (2), Rec Center Bike Hub, SMC Hydration Station, SMC Recycle Station, Reuse Room
PSU Weekend, October 2010
Oregon Garden Tour, September 2010
Hike at Drift Creek Falls June 22, 2010
Audio for Annual Presidents Luncheon 2010
Special Tour of Lincoln Hall March 24, 2010
2: Orchestra Pit
3: Broadway Face Lift
4: Main Entry
5: West Exterior
General Membership Meeting-Thursday 18th March 2010 Chet Orloff talks to RAPS about a Virtual Museum of the City
General Membership Meeting-Thursday 18th February 2010 Lisa Weasel talks about genetically modified food and her new book Food Fray
General Membership Meeting-Thursday 21st January 2010 Noelle Studer-Spevak, Shpresa Halimi, and Healther Spalding speak to RAPS about Sustainability & the Miller Grant at PSU.
General Membership Meeting-Thursday 19th November 2009 Grant Farr speaks to RAPS about Afganastan
General Membership Meeting-Thursday 15th October 2009 Mark Gregory speaks to RAPS about Campus Planning
Chinese Garden Tour - September 17th 2009
Mary S. Young State Park hike - Friday July 24th 2009
Vic Dahl gives a history of Ft. Vancouver.
PSU President, Wim Wiewel hosts and addresses RAPS.
RAPS General Membership Meeting - Thursday 15th January 2009
- Tom Palm, a born Estonian, gave us the history and culture of Estonia.
Picture 1-4: Tom Palm speaking and addressing audience members.
Picture 5: A choir of 25,000 singers.
Picture 6: After 50 years of Soviet occupation, the blue, black and white national flag was hoisted again in l989.
Picture 7: After the restoration of independence, about 300,000 people, 1 in 4 of all the Estonians in the world, gathered at the 2004 Song Festival.
Picture 8: Estonia has been under multiple occupations for centuries. The Medieval forts in the photo are German (foreground) and Russian.
Picture 9: Tom Palm was invited to lecture about market economics in the late 80s and early 90s. In the photo, I am Teaching at EMI, the Estonian Management Institute, a former Communist Party School.
Picture 10 & 11: The consumer economy under Communism featured empty shelves and long lines.
PSU's new President Introduces himself to RAPS.
Michael Munk reviewed his book on Portland's Radical Past.
Hike in Lacamas Park - Friday 25th April 2008 5 Items
President's Lunch & RAPS Awards - Thursday 17th April 2008
Christmas Dinner at MAC - Tuesday 18th December 2007
General Meeting - 20th March 2003
General Meeting - 6th February 2003
RAPS Annual Picnic - 15th August 2002
Columbia Gorge Hike - 20th June 2002
Oregon Gardens Tour - 20th Sep 2001
Oaks Park Tour - 18th May 2000