-Connecting Resources with Mt. Nittany Residents

Connecting Resources with Mt. Nittany Residents

Published on: Nov 5 2019

Penn State faculty, staff, and students worked together with community organizations to execute a 2-day Resource Fair at Mt. Nittany Residences, an affordable housing complex for older adults in...

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-Aging Special Interest Group

Aging Special Interest Group

Published on: Oct 8 2019

The Center for Healthy Aging is hosting a special interest group in aging for students, post-doctoral researchers, and faculty interested in the study of aging. The group will provide a forum for...

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The Intergenerational Friends Fair, to be held June 1 at the State College Friends School, is part of an effort to "foster the sharing of time, experience, skills and friendship across generations.-Intergenerational fair designed to strengthen families, enhance communities

Intergenerational fair designed to strengthen families, enhance communities

Published on: May 1 2019

An event to bring together participants of all ages for art, storytelling, music, baking, dancing, gardening and other activities.

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Participants in the project will complete the cognitive training programs at home using online games to measure cognitive, psychological, and lifestyle changes throughout the study-New research project to analyze cognitive training programs for older adults

New research project to analyze cognitive training programs for older adults

Published on: Feb 6 2019

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — A new research project at Penn State aims to evaluate how cognitive training programs can maintain the brain and everyday functioning in older adults.

Funded by a $1...

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Helping Older Adults Pursue the Good Life

Published on: Jun 11 2018

Philosophical discourses of sages help identify possible paths for older adults to achieve the good life. Empirical evidence of social psychological research provides information to understand human...

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A faculty affiliate of the Larson Transportation Institute and acting director of the Center for Healthy Aging from 2017-2018, Lesley Ross will chair the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine standing committee on Safe Mobility of Olde-Lesley Ross to Chair Transportation Committee on Safe Mobility of Older Persons

Lesley Ross to Chair Transportation Committee on Safe Mobility of Older Persons

Published on: Apr 17 2018

The Larson Transportation Institute (LTI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Lesley Ross, associate professor of human development and family studies (HDFS) at Penn State, to chair the ...

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The Future of Medicare by Mark Sciegaj-Future of Medicare talk now online & TV

Future of Medicare talk now online & TV

Published on: Nov 13 2017

​The November 9th Healthy Aging Lecture by Mark Sciegaj is now online at cnet1.org.  A direct link to the online program is here.



The program will be televised on C-NET Channel...

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Presentation by Dr. Nancy Dennis, Cognitive Aging and Neuroimaging Lab, Psychology Dept., Penn State-Memory As We Age video now posted

Memory As We Age video now posted

Published on: Oct 16 2017

The October 12th Healthy Aging Community Lecture, "Memory As We Age", by Dr. Nancy Dennis is now available to view online at cnet1.org.  A direct link to the online program is here. 
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-Intergenerational Leadership Institute participants to graduate

Intergenerational Leadership Institute participants to graduate

Published on: Aug 30 2017

A celebration is planned for the first group of ILI participants to complete the certificate program.

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The Alumni Association's Huddle with the Faculty series begins its 25th season on Sept. 2, when the 2017-18 Penn State Laureate, Andrew Belser, will lead a discussion on the FaceAge project.-Speaker series to feature Center people and projects

Speaker series to feature Center people and projects

Published on: Aug 28 2017

The Penn State Alumni Association’s 2017 Huddle with the Faculty series features Center Director Marty Sliwinski and Penn State Laureate Andy Belser of the FaceAge project. If you are interested in...

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4/20/17 Healthy Aging Lecture Series - presents "Healthy Bones for Life" by Mary Jane De Souza, Professor, PSU Depart of Kinesiology-Healthy Bones for Life broadcast and video now available!

Healthy Bones for Life broadcast and video now available!

Published on: Apr 25 2017

C-NET's coverage of the April 20th Healthy Aging Lecture: "Healthy Bones for Life" is now available to view online at cnet1.org.  The direct link to the online program is here.

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HDFS 497, FaceAge: Perspectives on Aging is an eight-week course that brings together HDFS students and adults aged 50 and older through Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Penn State to provide real life intergenerational synergy. -Perspectives on Aging course offered to students and community

Perspectives on Aging course offered to students and community

Published on: Apr 14 2017

Inspired by FaceAge, this spring Human Development & Family Studies, OLLI, and Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence collaborated to launch an intergenerational course for undergraduate...

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Martin J. Sliwinski in the March 23rd Healthy Aging Lecture presentation-Fake or Fact video now on C-NET TV and online

Fake or Fact video now on C-NET TV and online

Published on: Mar 27 2017

If you missed the March 23rd Healthy Aging Lecture presentation -

"Fake or Fact? Making Sense of Healthy Aging Science", it is now available to view online at cnet1.org. A direct link to...

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Mark of Penn State Book Store-Community lecture series awarded grant

Community lecture series awarded grant

Published on: Mar 7 2017

The Penn State Bookstore, managed by Barnes & Noble, has launched a new, University-wide grant program to seed new initiatives among students and faculty that will advance the University’s most...

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