News from Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) RE: General Assembly (GA)

1. We are in the process of procuring a block of rooms at the Westin, Pittsburgh, which is accessible to GA via an enclosed walkway.

2. The UUA reports that there is only one candidate for UUA president: Rev. Dr. Sofía Betancourt. A referendum election will be held on her nomination.

3. The Banner Parade is returning! A festive start to GA is assured.

4. A link to find out more about GA is available here:

5. Financial assistance is available for those who wish to attend GA. Please contact Barry Nobel ( for more information.

6. Delegates will be notified that they have been selected and will be required to attend several orientation meetings to prepare for the event. (Dates and times to be announced.)