The Gerontology Student Corner Blog
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Wednesday, January 18, 2023 Is Cancer the new “aging sickness” among Older adults? For some weeks now, all I see when I scroll through my social media accounts are “what are cancer symptoms”, “how do you know you have cancer?”...
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 SGS Careers in Aging Mini-Conference – My Thoughts I have attended quiet a few student conferences, but this stands out to me. The activities were intense, and everyone had the opportunity to share their experiences.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022 My Conference Experience Three weeks ago, I had the honor of attending my first professional conference for the Southern Gerontological Society in Panama City, Florida.
Monday, April 12, 2022 Knowing Your “Why” Your “why” is the driving force for pursing a career in your field. It is what makes you so passionate about the work you are doing.
Monday, March 14, 2022 Networking Tips Are you wondering how to network? Here are some tips I have learned and received through my networking experiences!
Monday, March 14, 2022 Rebecca Slossberg - Introduction Welcome to our new blog page focused on students and new professionals. My name is Rebecca Slossberg and I am a graduate student pursing a Master of Science in Gerontology at the Virginia Commonwealth University.
Monday, March 14, 2022 Taylor Everly - Introduction My name is Taylor Everly, and I am a graduate student pursing a doctorate in Clinical Psychology at Mercer University. I attended Barton College for my undergraduate degree in psychology where I was introduced to the world of gerontology and fell in love.