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09/15/2022
Howe Center Receives Three National Awards for Outstanding Writing Scholarship and Program Development
The Roger & Joyce Howe Center for Writing Excellence has earned three national awards in 2022 for outstanding writing scholarship and program development.
08/30/2022
Robert Applebaum, Ph.D. receives Elaine M. Brody Thought Leader Award from GSA
The Gerontological Society of America (GSA) recognized Professor of Gerontology and Director of the Ohio Long-Term Care Project Robert Applebaum, Ph.D., FGSA, with the Elaine M. Brody Thought Leader Award for his exceptional policy, social research, and practice contributions.
07/21/2022
Katherine "Katy" Abbott, Ph.D. named Executive Director of Scripps Gerontology Center
Katherine "Katy" Abbott, Ph.D., MGS was named Executive Director of Scripps Gerontology Center, effective July 18, 2022. In this role, she is responsible for successful leadership, management, and strategic actions that align with university goals and support the organization's mission.
07/12/2022
Katy Abbott, Ph.D. announced as 2022 Health Care Systems Scholars Program awardee
Professor Katy Abbott, Ph.D., MGS, was recently awarded a grant from the NIA IMPACT Collaboratory as a 2022 Health Care Systems Scholars. This program offers investigators an opportunity to work directly with health care systems interested in improving the care provided to people living with dementia and their care partners.
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.
05/19/2022
2022 Lavender and Horizon Graduations
Every year the Center for Student Diversity and Inclusion (CSDI) hosts two specialized graduation events: Lavender graduation and Horizon graduation. These events are catered to specific communities to honor their experiences at Miami and celebrate their accomplishments.
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.