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ITHACA, NY — The Ithaca College Gerontology Institute and the Office of Extended Studies will present the first of three fall workshops on Wednesday, Oct. 24, at the Country Inn & Suites, 1100 Danby Road. Running from 2 to 4:30 p.m., the presentation is entitled “Living Well without Driving: A Community Approach to Senior Mobility.”

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ITHACA, NY — Timely issues facing elders — driving and mobility, medication errors and aging with disabilities — will be the topics of three fall workshops offered by the Ithaca College Gerontology Institute and the Office of Extended Studies. These affordable, local opportunities for continuing professional education will take place on Wednesdays, Oct. 24, Oct. 31 and Nov....

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ITHACA, NY — “Stroke of Genius,” a 51-minute documentary about an advertising writer’s inspiring recovery from a massive stroke, will be screened at Ithaca College on Tuesday, Sept. 11. Accompanying the screening will be singer/songwriter Marc Black, who will perform songs based on the poems written by the survivor, Dan Mountain, detailing his recovery. Free and open to...

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 ITHACA, NY — The spring Ithaca College Gerontology Workshop series will cover approaches to aging in place, playgrounds for seniors and elders’ financial concerns. The workshops will take place on three consecutive Wednesday afternoons, on April 4, 11, and 18.

Sponsored by the Ithaca College Gerontology Institute and Division of Graduate and Professional Studies, the...

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 ITHACA, NY — Rhoda Meador, the recently appointed director of the Ithaca College Gerontology Institute, will deliver the institute’s fall 2011 Distinguished Speaker Series talk, “Reframing Aging: Older People as Community Assets,” on Thursday, Nov. 3. Free and open to the public, the lecture will begin at 7 p.m. in Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.

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