06/04/2018
Opening Minds through Art's tenth anniversary
like-oma-20170310_k14617_008-350x292.jpgA decade has gone by since I started the Opening Minds through Art (OMA) program. During this time the program has grown tremendously, thanks to Scripps Gerontology Center’s support and Miami University’s recognition of its value to the students.
05/11/2018
Miami University faculty and alum knowledge and expertise recognized by New York Times
Applebaum-200x250.jpgCan you really select a quality nursing home by reading Yelp reviews?
04/24/2018
Junior Faculty Scholar Award recipients for 2018: De Schutter and Konkolewicz
bob-dom-combo.jpgMiami University Junior Faculty Scholar Awards have been presented to Bob De Schutter and Dominck Konkolewicz.
04/24/2018
Elizabeth 'Like' Lokon, an educational leadership alumna wins 2018 Bishop Medal
Established in 1936, the Bishop Medal is given to individuals who have distinguished themselves in service to humanity. The award is named in honor of Robert Hamilton Bishop, Miami’s first president.
04/20/2018
2018 Colonial Services Long-Term Care Research Award Recipient
2016-Nytasia-Hicks-PhD-150x200.jpgThe Colonial Services Long-Term Care Research award is presented to a gerontology graduate student for outstanding research or program development in long-term care. The award is funded by a contribution from Colonial Senior Services of Hamilton, Ohio to the Scripps Gerontology Center. The 2018 awardee is Nytasia Hicks.
04/16/2018
Ian Matt Nelson on nursing home changing demographics
Nelson-Matt-200x250.jpgIan “Matt” Nelson (Scripps Gerontology Center) is quoted in a story about younger residents in Ohio’s nursing home facilities.
03/19/2018
Public Radio taps Scripps Gerontology and the Knolls for expertise on aging
WVXU-Scripps-03072018-logsdon-23-800x494.jpg“Cincinnati Edition,” an hour-long weekday program, went on the road March 7 for a show discussing the issues of aging. The program originated in the Athletic Performance Center adjacent to Miami’s Yager Stadium. The program is a production of Cincinnati Public Radio, which operates the Miami University station WMUB as well as WVXU.
03/12/2018
Phyllis Cummins on older workers
Cummins-Phyllis-200x250.jpgPhyllis Cummins (Scripps Gerontology Center) is quoted in a story about local employers struggle to find workers.
03/07/2018
Quanhong Qiu to receive alumni honor
Qiu-Quanhong-200x250.jpgWe are pleased to announce that Quanhong “Cho” Qiu is the recipient of the 2018 Cottrell Distinguished Alumni Award.