Syracuse University Aging Studies Institute
An all-university institute that coordinates and promotes aging-related research, training, and outreach at Syracuse University
ASI is a collaborative initiative of the Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs and the David B. Falk School of Sport and Human Dynamics. Its mission is to coordinate and promote aging-related research, training, and outreach at Syracuse University. With 40 faculty affiliates from more than a dozen departments, ASI provides multi-disciplinary research and education that is relevant to almost every academic discipline on campus.
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Our dynamic network of over 30 faculty affiliates from over 12 departments has made significant theoretical and empirical contributions to the field of aging. Research is based on the substantive interests of our faculty affiliates and ranges from product design to age-based public policy and later-life well-being.
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ASI provides education and training to undergraduate students through its minor in gerontology, to graduate students through courses and assistantships, and to university faculty through its seminars, conferences, and summer workshops. Through ASI’s education and training programs, students and faculty are able to broaden their networks, build their skills sets, and advance their careers.
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November 15, 2013
Aging in America chronicles the immense and unprecedented changes confronting America as advanced age goes mainstream. Photographer Ed Kashi and writer Julie Winokur first began this project as an award-winning story published by The New York Times Magazine. They then …
November 15, 2013
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October 10, 2013
In September 2013 the directors of the Cornell Population Center and the Center for Aging and Policy Studies, along with the Provosts of the two universities, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that commits the two Centers to collaborate on …
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The Gerontology Education workshop is for college instructors and faculty who want to introduce new courses or strengthen existing courses dealing with issues in aging. Questions regarding the workshop should be directed to Velita Degraft at ASI, 315-443-2703, firstname.lastname@example.org. Click …
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