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Windows 10 will soon warn you when connecting to insecure Wi-Fi networks

Windows 10 will soon warn you when connecting to insecure Wi-Fi networks

Microsoft is adding warnings for users connecting to Wi-Fi with old outdated security protocols

The May 2019 Windows 10 update will include a new feature that warns users when connecting to Wi-Fi hotspots that are still using the old WPA or TKIP standards.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019/Ken Charvoz| Profile/Number of views (147)/Comments (0)/
Categories: TechnologyNational
Are passwords passé ?

Are passwords passé ?

A password manager can save the day

You probably know that you should use strong unique passwords for every online account you have. That can mean a lot of passwords. You can't possibly memorize all those passwords, but you can use a password manager app and let it do all the work for you!

Wednesday, May 01, 2019/Amy VanDeVelde| Profile/Number of views (681)/Comments (0)/
Oasis tutors prove that finding right volunteer fit can lead to lasting path of purpose

Oasis tutors prove that finding right volunteer fit can lead to lasting path of purpose

National Volunteer Month is a great time to recognize volunteers happily in for the long haul

Once Oasis tutors discover the impact they can have on a child, they are ready to come back year after year.

Thursday, April 18, 2019/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (768)/Comments (0)/
Hit hard by aging? Exploring why Facebook's latest challenge should be challenged.

Hit hard by aging? Exploring why Facebook's latest challenge should be challenged.

Facebook's latest challenge started with a negative question about aging and it went viral. That's a problem.

Facebook's How Hard Did Aging Hit You? Challenge has gone viral, taking the conversation about getting older in a negative direction that misses the mark.

Monday, January 14, 2019/Paul Weiss| Profile/Number of views (3402)/Comments (0)/
Celebrating a milestone birthday with 50 acts of kindness

Celebrating a milestone birthday with 50 acts of kindness

When she turned the Big 5-0, Elizabeth Pawloski traded in black balloons for a day of impact

By turning a milestone birthday into of day of impacting others, celebrating takes on new life.

Thursday, January 03, 2019/Elizabeth Pawloski| Profile/Number of views (2133)/Comments (0)/
World War II Veteran Keeps His Tech Skills Sharp With Oasis Connections

World War II Veteran Keeps His Tech Skills Sharp With Oasis Connections

Oasis technology classes help San Antonio veteran stay engaged and telling a vital story

Oasis centers across the nation are thankful to the men and women who have served our country and continue to have an impact in their communities. 

Monday, November 12, 2018/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (2073)/Comments (0)/
Medicare Open Enrollment starts now. Find out what to expect in 2019.

Medicare Open Enrollment starts now. Find out what to expect in 2019.

Oasis volunteers can help you choose the best coverage options

Medicare Open Enrollment for 2019 coverage starts October 15 and lasts through December 7. Find out what you need to know to ensure you have the coverage you need.

Sunday, October 14, 2018/Kathleen Stice| Profile/Number of views (3654)/Comments (0)/
Are you at risk for falling?

Are you at risk for falling?

Prepare your home, your mind and your body so you can stay on your feet.

Falls are not a natural part of aging. 
Check out Oasis Falls Prevention resources today and do what you can to defy gravity!

Friday, August 31, 2018/Guest Author| Profile/Number of views (26)/Comments (0)/
Categories: National
Lifelong learning programs offer solution to social isolation

Lifelong learning programs offer solution to social isolation

By taking lifelong learning classes, older adults maintain purpose and important connections with others

Guest blogger Linda E. Maurice of the Lifelong Learning Institute shares observations about the importance of lifelong learning for older adults seeking purpose and companionship.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018/Guest Author| Profile/Number of views (4965)/Comments (0)/
With Oasis, older adults find answers to an important question: What's next?

With Oasis, older adults find answers to an important question: What's next?

Every day, older adults across the country are enjoying a renewed sense of purpose through Oasis. They're volunteering, taking lifelong learning classes, tackling technology, staying physically fit, and connecting with others. Read their stories, featured in the 2017 Oasis Institute Annual Report. 

Wednesday, July 04, 2018/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (2)/Comments (0)/
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Empowered older adults are asking themselves "What's next?"

Empowered older adults are asking themselves "What's next?"

Older adults nationwide turn to Oasis for inspiration on healthy aging

Oasis Institute President Paul Weiss says Oasis is leading the way to shift the narrative about older adults from a population in need of service to simply people who can be empowered to serve.

Tuesday, June 05, 2018/Paul Weiss| Profile/Number of views (3770)/Comments (0)/
When confident about technology, older adults stay connected

When confident about technology, older adults stay connected

Connections transforms technology from barrier into isolation-fighting tool

Digital literacy is essential for people to access services and stay connected with family and friends.

Thursday, May 31, 2018/Guest Author| Profile/Number of views (2267)/Comments (0)/
Oasis impact on community motivates donors to give

Oasis impact on community motivates donors to give

Providing financial support keeps programs like Oasis Intergenerational Tutoring going strong

Tom and Ann Stafford give to Oasis because they love the classes and want to ensure that tutoring thrives in their community.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018/Guest Author| Profile/Number of views (3341)/Comments (0)/
Encouraging a closer look at the growing part of growing older

Encouraging a closer look at the growing part of growing older

Oasis plans for growth that will lead to maximum impact

Centers across the network are seeking opportunities to reach the many older adults who have yet to discover all that Oasis offers. 

Tuesday, May 29, 2018/Guest Author| Profile/Number of views (3245)/Comments (0)/
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Good health, new friends among many benefits of lifelong learning

Good health, new friends among many benefits of lifelong learning

Oasis participants can choose from thousands of lifelong learning classes

Research indicates that lifelong learning has a positive impact on all aspects of health, something Oasis participants already know. 

Tuesday, May 29, 2018/Guest Author| Profile/Number of views (5366)/Comments (0)/
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