GERONTOLOGY PROGRAM

Department of Social Work

UNCG Gerontology Program alumni Trish Davis, M.S. 2014, is Membership Co-Chairperson for the NC Culture Change Coalition. The North Carolina Culture Change Coalition includes individuals from all backgrounds, including profit and non-profit nursing care centers and trade associations, assisted living centers and retirements communities, state and local regulators, horticultural specialists, state long term care advocates, […]

Congratulations to two UNCG Gerontology stars who will receive Alumni Awards from the UNCG School of Health and Human Sciences (HHS) in April 2015! Brittany Singhas, MS in Gerontology/MBA will be awarded a HHS Pacesetter’s Award.  Singhas graduated with a dual degree MS/MBA and quickly accepted a position as Davidson County Tennessee Regional Coordinator as […]

A January 2015 graphic from the Population Reference Bureau (PRB) succinctly illustrates how the U.S. baby-boom generation is faring as they transition into retirement ages.  Trends depicted include retirement, health, and marital status and how these may challenge governmental programs and policies. http://www.prb.org/Multimedia/Infographics/2015/infographic-baby-boomers.aspx

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 the Greensboro Housing Coalition hosts Housing Choices for Healthy Aging  offering workshops such as: Aging Gracefully • Improving Health Outcomes Thru Asthma Partnership Demonstration • Exploring Community Centered Health Homes • Ending Homelessness • Counseling Senior Homeowners About Choices • Advancing Safe & Healthy Homes through Collaborative Problem-Solving • Sharing Housing […]

February 18 10:00-2:00 Cone Ballroom, EUC Meet Top Employers Face-To-Face to discuss full-time and internship opportunities. The UNCG Spring Career Fair is a networking and recruiting event for all UNCG students and alumni of all standings, in all majors that provides an outstanding opportunity for recruiters to talk directly with interested UNCG students and alumni. In […]