Anthropologist Joel Savishinsky, Charles A. Dana Professor in the Social Sciences and Gerontology Institute Fellow, recently published an article, "The Quest for Legacy in Later Life," in the Journal of Intergenerational Relations, volume 4, number 4. In the essay, Professor Savishinsky explores how older people from American and other cultures try to construct meaningful legacies for younger generations in their later years.
The next meeting for the informal education and support group for employees dealing with care giving issues is scheduled for Friday, April 20, 2007, noon to 1:00 p.m. in room 413 of the Center for Health Sciences (Gerontology Resource Room).
ITHACA, NY—The spring portion of the Ithaca College Gerontology Institute Workshop Series will conclude with programs on foot health on April 18 and pain management on May 2.
Sponsored by the Gerontology Institute and the Division of Continuing Education and Summer...