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"Forget the Stereotypes: It's a New World of Aging"
AARP President to Speak at Stony Brook University Wednesday, September 30 at 4:00pm
Jeannine English, President of AARP
On Wednesday, September 30 at 4:00pm, a conversation with Jeannine English, President of AARP (formerly the American Association of Retired Persons) entitled,  “Forget the Stereotypes:  It’s a New World for Aging”  will take place at  Charles B. Wang Center Theatre, Stony Brook University (101 Nichols Road, Stony Brook, New York 11794).  Ms. English, President of AARP, will speak to the Stony University community about the new face of aging.  A reception will follow. 

Ms. English has been a member of the AARP board of directors since 2010 and a national officer of AARP since 2012.  Previously, she chaired the AARP National Policy Council and served as President of AARP California.

AARP is the nonprofit, nonpartisan organization with nearly 38 million members, more than 2.5 million of whom are in New York.  AARP helps people turn their goals and dreams into real possibilities, strengthens communities and fights for the issues that matter most to families, such as healthcare, employment and income security, and retirement planning. 

This event is open and free to the public ( please register ).  For a disability-related accommodations, please call  631 632-4466.

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