Department of Social Work

The UNCG Gerontology Program congratulates Gordon Bennett, PhD, following his extensive career at UNCG and now his retirement. In years past, Bennett was involved with the UNCG Gerontology Program and his grant from the Economic Development Administration studied the economic impact of retirees on non-metropolitan counties along the South Atlantic Coast.

Friendship & Happiness in the Third Age — a chapter within the hot-off-the-press book Friendship and Happiness across the Life-Span and Cultures (Springer, 2015), is authored jointly by Dr. Rebecca Adams, Director of the UNCG Gerontology Program, and UNCG Gerontology alumna Emily Taylor, MS/MBA. Read about this new book, purchase a chapter, or purchase the […]

Community Conversations on Aging >>> Reinventing Our Future May 21, 2015, 8:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Elliott University Center, UNCG Approaching the 50th anniversary of the Older Americans Act, the community is invited to participate in reflections and discussions toward promoting healthy aging in Guilford County. AGENDA  8:30 – 9:00      Light Breakfast & Registration  9:00 – […]

Thursday, May 7, 2015 upcoming graduates of the UNCG Gerontology Program, their faculty, and mentors, participate in our annual Recognition Reception. We honor our gerontology community and faculty partners, student internship preceptors, Gerontology Research, Outreach, Workforce, and Teach Hub (GROWTH) Lunch & Learn presenters, Friends of the UNCG Gerontology Program, as well as congratulating upcoming […]