Graduate Program News

Marilia Antunez to University of Akron
Feb 19, 2016

Marilia Antunez, who earned her MA/Gerontology at ASU, has accepted a Health Sciences Librarian position at the University of Akron (OH) beginning Mar...


James E. Birren, 97
Jan 19, 2016

We rarely have the privilege of encountering one of the founders of anything, but as a graduate student at the University of Southern California in th...

 Julie Wiggins, Brenda Reece

Brenda Reece Honored by Bar Association
Jan 13, 2016

The Watauga County Bar Association recognized former ASU graduate gerontology student Brenda Reece with its Citizen of the Year Award at the organizat...

Prof. the Hon. Dr. Stephen Martin, chair of the Board of Governors of the Global Science & Technology Forum, which organized the conference, presented the award to Dr. Rosenberg, who accepted on behalf of his co-authors.

Best Research Paper Award
Sep 21, 2015

Research by ASU Gerontology Director Dr. Ed Rosenberg and two Thai colleagues, Dr. Pornchai Jullamate (Burapha University) and Dr. Ouaypon Tungthongch...

Mickey Duvall (left) and Gary D. Blevins (right) with Ed Rosenbeg (center) holding award

Regional Award to Gerontology Director
Sep 9, 2015

Dr. Ed Rosenberg, director of AppState's Gerontology Program, received the Region D Council of Governments Senior Tarheel of the Year Award at the Cou...

Rachel Shertzer-Skinner

Alumna Part of Vitamin D Research Team
Aug 26, 2015

Rachel Shertzer-Skinner (Gerontology MA '09) is part of a research team at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center that recently published results from the...

Reece (second from left in the photo) received the award from Joseph Ruby, N4A president, and Heather Sellers and Gina Peterson, representing Critical Signal Technologies.

Former Student’s Foundation Receives National Award
Jul 30, 2015

Brenda Reece received a National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (N4A) Aging Innovations Award at the N4A annual conference July 11-15 in Philad...


Watch AgeWise on AppTV!
Jun 5, 2015

Hosted by Dr. Ed RosenbergYour weekly half-hour dose of positive aging - new show every Thursday!Thursday: 7:00 and 10:00 pmSaturday: noon, 6:30 ...

Rosenberg Wins Senior Tarheel Award
Jun 5, 2015

The High Country (Region D) Area Agency on Aging has chosen Dr. Ed Rosenberg, ASU Gerontology director, to receive its 2015 Senior Tarheel of the Year...