Associated Students of Gerontology (ASG)

Sanford Center for Aging

Three women, Associated Students of Gerontology members, holding letters spelling ASG
ASG's Mission

The purpose of this organization is to help educate students about aging and to serve the community by organizing events with older adults.

The ASG aims to improve the quality of life of older adults in the community, as well as help educate the college population about ageism.


Past ASG activities have included:

  • Intergenerational Conversations and Crafts events
  • Wrapping presents for older adults during the holidays
  • Intergenerational "tech time" event
  • Winter crafts at Arbors Memory Care
  • Intergenerational Halloween dance
  • "Dinner at Chipotle" fundraiser
  • Participating in the Walk to End Alzheimer's

Fall 2020 meetings coming up: November 10 and December 1, 3 p.m. via Zoom.

Spring 2021 meetings will be held monthly; stay tuned for more information.

2020-2021 Associated Students of Gerontology Officers
  • President - Charissa Alo
  • Vice President - Janavi Sathappan
  • Treasurer - Priscilla Chan
  • Secretary - Elizabeth Stephens
  • PR - Emilie Guidera
  • Faculty Advisor - Dr. Peter Reed
Contact Us

Associated Students of Gerontology
ASUN Recognized Club
Sanford Center for Aging
University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine
University of Nevada, Reno 89557