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Gerontology Student Awards

Each year, the Gerontology Program Faculty select one undergraduate and one graduate student to receive the The Gerontology Program Student Award for outstanding achievement based on the following criteria:

1. growth and understanding of the professional role,
2. leadership within the department in classes and undergraduate activities,
3. exemplification of ideals of a professional in the field of study,
4. adherence to ethical principles in the practice of the profession, and
5. demonstration of a spirit of civility and cooperative learning

Congratulations to our Gerontology Award recipients for 2013:

Undergraduate student:   Alysa Davis

Graduate student:   Chinedu Nkwopara

Delta Rho Honor Society

Delta Rho is the local chapter at Towson University of the national academic honor and professional society in gerontology, Sigma Phi Omega .

The honor society was established in 1980 in order to recognize excellence of those who study gerontology and the outstanding service of professionals who work with, or on behalf of, older adults.

Congratulations to the following students who were inducted into the Delta Rho Honor Society for 2013:

Kristen Anzaldi

Melodie Nordin

Alexandra Fanelli

Jennifer Peeples




Gerontology Program - Department of Interprofessional Health Studies
Linthicum Hall, Room 121

Hours: Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

Phone: 410-704-4049
Fax: 410-704-4965


Jamie Cooney received 2011 Undergraduate Award for Gerontology

Jamie Cooney was honored with the Undergraduate Award in Gerontology in Spring '11.



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