Watch the incredible journey of older dancers in this documentary directed by Kate Monson, a Faculty Affiliate of the Gerontology Program, and read more in the BYU News.
BYU Gerontology student Camille Jones (center in the picture) is a member of BYU's all-female a capella group, Noteworthy. This group has had recording sessions, a music video, and a Texas tour this year.
A recent post by Jake Rogers and Dr. Jeremy Yorgason enlightens us on the biological, psychological, and social factors shared by people who live past their 100th birthday.
On Wednesday, January 16th, all Gerontology Minor students and Gerontology Club members are invited for pizza and socializing as we jump into a new year and a new semester. Come to 3252 WSC from 6-7pm. We will have a gift for all our students who are graduating this year!
Two BYU Gerontology students recently went to Miami Jewish Health Systems in Florida to work with Dr. Marc Agronin, his staff, and the residents of their facility. They received exceptional hands-on training. We have finished accepting applications for this internship opportunity in 2019.
The Society, Behavior, & Health International Studies Program, led by BYU Professor Julianne Holt-Lunstad, invites students to the Italian island of Sardinia for an exceptional learning experience. Dr. Holt-Lunstad is an Affiliate of the Gerontology Program. Part of the experience includes interviews with centenarians in this "Blue Zone." Watch the incredible video.