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Join Sigma Phi Omega - the International Academic Honor and Professional Society in Gerontology recognizing excellence in gerontology and aging. SPO promotes scholarship, professionalism, friendship, and service to older persons!

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Gamma Psi Chapter has another successful year!

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

The Gamma Psi Chapter at The University of North Carolina at Charlotte has had a busy year! Among other things, we raised over $2000 for the Alzheimer’s Association in memory of Dr. Jeannine Skinner, Assistant Professor of Gerontology and Psychological Sciences; supported local assisted living communities with fall festivals, painting fun, Valentines and St. Patrick’s […]

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Don’t be chicken

East Stroudsburg University

As with most universities, students at ESU love t-shirts. We have successfully sold aging themed t-shirts in the past and decided to do it again. The sale was very successful, as people throughout campus enjoyed our theme: Don’t be chicken, embrace aging.  

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Sigma Phi Omega: Inspiring others to make a difference

California State University at Long Beach

This spring, was another busy semester for Sigma Phi Omega – Delta Eta Chapter. Two general meetings were held that covered topics of health and wellness of the older adults as well as financial planning and retirement preparation opportunities for students. Members learned about the importance of advocating for older adults’ health as well as […]

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