California State University, Fullerton

Gerontology Alumni Chapter

Upcoming Events


Chapter News

Annual Spring Chapter Brunch
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The Gerontology Chapter of the Alumni Association welcomed alumni, faculty, students and guests to their annual networking brunch event. All gathered at the Ruby Gerontology Center patio, enjoyed the beautiful spring weather, meeting new friends and catching up with old friends. New leaders of the chapter, Connie Arteaga and Jena Reeder were welcomed as president and vice president.

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Graduation Reception

Gerontology NewsThe CSUF Alumni Gerontology Chapter hosted a graduation reception for the class of 2013 on Saturday, May 25. Twelve star graduates and their enthusiastic supporters enjoyed the unforgettable day commemorating their great accomplishments, years in the making. 2008 Alumna and professional Gerontologist, Di Patterson, MSG, CPG, was the commencement speaker. She proved to be an enthusiastic, passionate, engaging, and practical inspiration to all those in attendance. Connie Arteaga, recipient of the Olli Exceptional Student Award, shared a personal and reflective message to her classmates and audience. After the ceremony, family, friends, and supporters enjoyed capturing moments with their graduates and meeting faculty and staff. The Gero Alumni Chapter provided food and refreshments for the attendees to enjoy before running off to continue weekend celebrations.

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Mission

Our mission is to form an alliance that will strengthen the University, College of Humanities, and Social Sciences and its affiliation with the Institute of Gerontology in order to advance successful aging practices through education, research, and community service. This mission includes providing information and guidance to our students and alumni about careers and recent advances in the field of aging.

For more information about this chapter or how you can get involved, please contact Alumni Relations at alumnirelations@fullerton.edu

Chapter Officers

Michelle Yerke MSG ’10
President
mickyerke@aol.com

Lauren Anderson MSG ’08
Vice President Finance and Records

Katie Barraza MSG ’11
Vice President
Chapter Development and Membership

Drs Barbara Cherry PhD
bcherry@fullerton.edu

and

Laura Zettel-Watson, PhD
lzettel-watson@fullerton.edu
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