The Gerontology interdisciplinary program at UNC Charlotte started in 1990 and includes students and faculty from many disciplines. We offer an undergraduate gerontology minor, a graduate Certificate in Gerontology and a Master of Arts in Gerontology. The multidisciplinary nature of the program prepares students and professional interested in specific careers in the field of Gerontology. Read more >>
A photo of a rusted shovel with a broken handle, aged by years of harsh Appalachian weather and hard work, sat on display in UNC Charlotte’s Atkins Library through much of the month of November. The piece is a creation of senior and gerontology minor Seth Flynn, who submitted it as part of a contest hosted by the Gerontology Program, with the support of the Gerontology Club and the J. Murrey... Art Contest Asked Students "How Do You See Aging?" Read more >>
The Caregiver Smile Summit is a virtual Summit that will transform your caregiving by providing practical knowledge to make you a better caregiver, take care of your own health, while preparing you for your own aging journey. Anthony Cirillo, FACHE, ABC. President, The Aging Experience.
The Caregiver Summit is a virtual summit consisting of pre-recorded video interviews. We will make the videos... Caregiver Smile Summit 2 - www.caregiversummit.org Read more >>
Dear Friend of Dementia Friendly Charlotte Mecklenburg,
We are pleased to invite you to our event “Moving from Awareness to Action” held at Centralina Council of Governments on September 20th, 2018 at 1:00 pm.
Join us as we continue the movement towards raising awareness and developing respect and inclusion for people with dementia in the Charlotte Mecklenburg Region.
The event agenda includes... "Moving from Awareness to Action" Dementia Friendly CM Read more >>