Gerontology Conference Draws Hundreds


Contributed by Terry Beckley

On September 23, the Gerontology Institute presented its annual conference. This year's topic was A Meeting of Minds: Mental Health and Mental Illness in Later Life.

This year was the first time that the annual conference was held during the academic year. Approximately 100 Ithaca College students and faculty attended this year's program. Over 200 people in total attended the daylong conference.

Next year's conference will be held on Thursday, September 22, 2005

Contributed by Terry A. Beckley