Graduate Program News

Healthy Aging Summit August 23
Jun 23, 2017

NC Healthy Aging Summit Registration Open (PDF)Register online...

Governor Declares May Older Americans Month
May 3, 2017

Read the declaration from Governor Roy Cooper (PDF)....

May-June are Vulnerable Adult & Elder Abuse Awareness Months
May 3, 2017

Read the declaration from Governor Roy Cooper (PDF)....

Summer Undergraduate/Graduate Internship Opportunity: Asheville
Apr 27, 2017

Dr. Ali Climo is the coordinator for the Buncombe County Aging Plan, a comprehensive community strategic plan that addresses the needs of older adults...

Project C.A.R.E. (Caregiver Alternatives to Running on Empty)

Project C.A.R.E. Presentation
Jan 20, 2017

Project C.A.R.E. (Caregiver Alternatives to Running on Empty), an evidence-based state-funded program to benefit dementia caregivers, will be the subj...

Teepa Snow, nationally-renowned speaker and trainer on dementia, coming to the High Country January 11 in Boone

Teepa Snow: Working with Dementia
Dec 15, 2016

We are fortunate to have Teepa Snow, nationally-renowned speaker and trainer on dementia, coming to the High Country January 11 in Boone. She'll also ...

Puceta

Puceta Named Aging Projects Coordinator for Kerr Tar Area Agency on Aging
Oct 21, 2016

Colleen Puceta, who received the Graduate Certificate in Gerontology in May 2012, has been named the Aging Projects Coordinator for the Kerr Tar Area ...

 Lisa Nguyen and Peacock

Alumna Presents at SGS
Apr 13, 2016

On March 31st, Appalachian State University Graduate Gerontology alumna Lisa Nguyen presented her independent study research at the 37th annual meetin...

Rosenberg with Mr. Chompoopan and Ms. Nimsuntorn

Visiting Researchers Present at SGS
Apr 4, 2016

Two Thai doctoral students who are spending Spring semester as Visiting Researchers at Appalachian State University presented their work last week at ...

Cindy Lamb

Lamb Accepts Position with Western Watauga Community Center/Senior Center
Mar 21, 2016

Cindy Lamb, a graduate of AppState's Graduate Gerontology Certificate program, has accepted a full-time position as the Senior Center Director of the ...