u3a - u3a member awarded BEM

The Vice Chair of London u3a has been awarded a BEM in the Queen's Honours List for Services to Education.

Amalia Michaels has been Vice Chair of London u3a for more than 10 years, and became a u3a member in 1991. 

Amalia says, "I feel privileged to be part of a talented and dedicated team and that we all work hard together to keep our u3a going."

Amalia's BEM was for her services to education, and she plays a large role in London u3a. As well as being Vice-Chair, Amalia is timetabler, Science Coordinator and writes regular newsletters and bulletins for members. She enjoys many of the groups and Zoom meetings, including Medicine, Art Appreciation, Music and many more.