Register now for the Gerontology Workshop – “Rural Aging in 21st-Century America”


Contributed by Kat Burton

The “Rural Aging in 21st-Century America” workshop will be held Wednesday, April 24th, from 2 to 4:30 p.m. at the Country Inn and Suites, 1100 Danby Road, Ithaca (just 5 minutes south of the college).


This workshop will examine the sociological, demographic, and geographic aspects of aging in rural and nonmetropolitan areas of the United States, with a special emphasis on upstate New York.

IC faculty and students may attend at no charge, but must register. For more detailed information and to register visit,

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Denise Wells at 274-1607, or by email at well in advance of the workshop.