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Remembering George K.

It was September, 1991.  I was a college student at Holy Cross and started working at the Sudbury Senior Center coordinating intergenerational programs that brought seniors and children together.  I asked the senior center director…


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Nice or necessary?

Over the past year, as we’ve talked about our efforts to help people create intergenerational opportunities, people often say that our work is “so nice”.  However, we’ve come to realize that not only is this…




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Our attitudes effect our aging

More and more research is pointing to the same pattern:  our attitudes about aging effect the way we age.  The Boston Globe provides a summary of another research project. that supports this theory.  Because of this, it…


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HOW are YOU smart?

Dr. Howard Gardner proposes that there are actually eight types of intelligences:  body, logic, music, nature, people, picture, self, and word.  Read about this in the Multiple Intelligences Theory article we’ve prepared.  Classrooms around the country are…



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Older People Become What They Think

This article from the New York Times summarizes studies that confirm what we have thought to be true – that positive attitudes about aging lead to more healthful aging. At Bridges Together, so many of…


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