Common Threads: Intergenerational Dialogue Series

Common threads

Common Threads is a program of the Ithaca College Gerontology Institute designed to bring individuals together from diverse backgrounds to dialogue about what we have in common.  Please join us for our Fall 2020 Common Threads: Intergenerational Dialogue Series.  Ithaca College Gerontology Department faculty and guest speakers host this six week series in the fall 2020 semester.  This series will cover important topics to engage Ithaca College students and older community members.  You may pick and choose which dates you would like to attend or join us for all 6. 

Monday’s 7-8 pm  

Sept 21- Mindfulness (Mary Ann Erickson, PhD)

Oct 5 - Social Isolation (Jessica Valdez Taves, MSOTR/L)

Oct 26 - Racism (Belisa Gonzalez, PhD)

Tuesday’s  7-8 PM  

Sept 29-   Medial Literacy (Cyndy Scheibe, PhD

Oct 20 - Ageism (Elizabeth Bergman, PhD)

Nov 10- Mentoring (TBA)

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"Every generation, until they educate themselves, thinks that their experience is unique."

Brent Staples, New York Times Editorial Board Member and racial justice activist.