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06/30/2022
Suzanne R. Kunkel Transformational Leadership in Aging Award Established
The Suzanne R. Kunkel Transformational Leadership in Aging Award will provide graduate students funds to support their travel to attend a professional conference or educational workshop that will allow them to advance their skills and knowledge about leadership and innovation in the field of aging.
06/09/2022
Director of Research and Senior Research Scholar Jane Straker to retire June 30
After 29 years at Scripps, Jane Straker, Ph.D. leaves an impactful legacy.
05/09/2022
John Bowblis named 2021 OAGE Researcher of the Year
Scripps Fellow Dr. John Bowblis was named 2021 OAGE Researcher of the Year.
05/09/2022
Ohio Scholars in Aging program recognizes two Miami students as leaders in aging services
Two Miami University students, Annika Goldman (doctoral candidate in Clinical Psychology) and Megan Kelley (Master of Gerontological Studies), recently completed the 2022 Ohio Scholars in Aging Program.
03/23/2022
Alumni Spotlight 2022 Cottrell Awardee Carrie Graham MGS '95
2022 Cottrell recipient Dr. Carrie Graham reflects back on her time in the MGS program and how Scripps helped launch her career in the field of aging
03/23/2022
2022 W. Fred Cottrell Distinguished Gerontology Alumna Awardee - Carrie Graham
Dr. Carrie Graham is the recipient of the 2022 Cottrell Distinguished Gerontology Award.
03/01/2022
"Aging, Society, and the Life Course" published
Executive Director of Scripps Gerontology Center Dr. Suzanne Kunkel’s 3rd published book “Aging, Society, and the Life Course” hit bookshelves nationwide in 2021.
03/01/2022
Kolada gift to help future gerontology students
Mark and Jodi Kolada studied gerontology at Miami University, where they both graduated with Master of Gerontological Studies (MGS) degrees in 1998. After successful careers in the field, the Koladas decided to give back to the community that brought them together.
12/07/2021
Opening Minds through Art (OMA) Receives Funding From NextFifty Initiative to develop ScrippsAVID
Opening Minds through Art (OMA)'s ScrippsAVID has received funding from NextFifty Initiative, a Colorado-based foundation that supports efforts to improve the lives of older adults and their caregivers.