Common Threads: Intergenerational Dialogue Series

“Every generation, until they educate themselves, thinks that their experience is unique.”   

-Brent Staples, New York Times Editorial Board Member and racial justice activist. 


Please join us for our Fall 2020 Common Threads: Intergenerational Dialogue Series. 

The Ithaca College Gerontology Institute program is designed to bring individuals together from diverse backgrounds and ages to talk about what we have in common. Gerontology Department faculty and guest speakers host the six-week series during the fall semester.  

All sessions will be conducted online via Zoom from 7-8 pm 

·         Monday, Sept 21  

·         Tuesday, Sept 29 

·         Monday, Oct 5 

·         Tuesday, Oct 20 

·         Monday, Oct 26  

·         Tuesday, Nov 10  

Topics will include: Racism, Ageism, Media Literacy, Mentoring, Social Isolation, Mindfulness & Contemplative Practices 

Join for one or two, or all of them! 

Monday, September 21, 2020 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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