The 2014 UA Awards Luncheon for the Center for Community Based Partnerships was held Friday, April 18th in the Bryant Conference Center. Sociology students from the Department of Criminal Justice partnered with the West Alabama AIDS Outreach. SOC 360 students (sociology of HIV/AIDS) met with WAAO clients for lunch, fun, and games for the purpose of stigma reduction. Dr. Bronwen Lichtenstein received a UA award for the project.
In the Media
The analysis has also identified explicit name-calling and the infantilization of older adults for their vulnerability to COVID-19…Age discrimination therefore occurs on multiple levels for older adults who will continue to bear the brunt of COVID-19 in terms of social burdens and body counts as the pandemic continues its grim march across the globe.