Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2024-01-01 College Students’ Life Course Drawings and Their Descriptions: How Closely Do They Align?Educational Gerontology2024-01-01
2023-12-01 Environmental Literacy Differences Based on Gender Identity and Race: A Social Justice ConcernSustainability.  16:282. 2023-12-01
2023-06-01 Importance of Meaningful Engagement: How and Why Older Adults Volunteer in Uncertain TimesQuality in Ageing and Older Adults.  24:54-64. 2023-06-01
2023-04-01 A Preliminary Feasibility Study of a Virtual Mentally Stimulating Activities Program for Older AdultsAmerican Journal of Recreation Therapy.  21:17-30. 2023-04-01
2022-12-01 A Meta-Analysis of Music Therapy and Sleep Quality: Trends and Implications for Older AdultsInnovation in Aging.  6:571. 2022-12-01
2022-09-01 An Environmental Scan of Aging-Related Micro-Credentials: Implications for Gerontology and GerontologistsGerontology & Geriatrics Education2022-09-01
2022-05-01 Evaluation of telephone-based cardiac rehabilitation services delivered to adults 65 and older during the early months of the COVID-19 pandemicJournal of Applied Gerontology.  41:2226-2234. 2022-05-01
2021-12-01 Intergenerational Micro-mentoring: Addressing Ageism and Inclusion in the WorkplaceThe Chronicle of Mentoring and Coaching.  5:39-44. 2021-12-01
2021-01-01 College Students’ Perceptions of “Old People” compared to “Grandparents”Educational Gerontology.  47:63-71. 2021-01-01
2020-09-01 Sustainability survey to assess student perspectivesInternational Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education2020-09-01
2020-01-01 College students’ understanding of social justice as sustainabilityInternational Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education.  21:513-530. 2020-01-01
2019-08-01 Careers in aging: How job-seekers search for and how employers advertise positions in aging-related marketsEducational Gerontology.  45:483-495. 2019-08-01
2019-07-01 Asset Mapping and Focus Group Usage: An Exploration of the Russian-Ukrainian Population's Need for and Use of Health-Related Community ResourcesJournal of Community Engagement and Scholarship.  11:43-53. 2019-07-01
2019-07-01 Exploring college students’ attitudes toward older adults: A description of methods used by the gerontological literacy network.Gerontology & Geriatrics Education2019-07-01
2018-06-01 Approaching critical service-learning: A model for reflection on positionality and possibilityJournal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement.  2:31-56. 2018-06-01
2018-01-01 A mixed-methods investigation of successful aging among older women engaged in sports-based versus exercise-based leisure time physical activitiesJournal of Women & Aging.  30:27-37. 2018-01-01
2017-09-01 Early career reflections of three female gerontologists: Motivations, perceptions and the life courseGerontology & Geriatrics Education.  39. 2017-09-01
2017-01-01 Cross-cultural comparison of long-term care in the U.S. and Finland: Research done through a short-term study abroad experienceGerontology & Geriatrics Education.  38:104-118. 2017-01-01
2017-01-01 Service-learning & early childhood teacher education: A qualitative exploration of professional preparation standardsJournal of Community Engagement and Higher Education.  9:46-60. 2017-01-01
2015-11-01 Beyond assessment: Conducting theoretically-grounded research on service-learning in gerontology coursesGerontology & Geriatrics Education.  37:12-28. 2015-11-01
2015-02-01 The nature and meaning of identity in retired professional womenJournal of Women and Aging.  27:309-329. 2015-02-01
2015-01-01 Management of psychiatric appointments by telephoneJournal of Telemedicine and Telecare.  21:61-63. 2015-01-01
2014-07-01 Intergenerational efforts to develop a healthy environment for every: Sustainability as a human rights issueInternational Journal of Aging and Human Development.  80:27-40. 2014-07-01
2013-09-01 Appalachian women's perspectives on breast and cervical cancer screeningRural and Remote Health.  13:1-13. 2013-09-01
2012-11-01 Mental Health and Aging Initiative: Intervention component effectsRemote and Rural Health.  12:1-14. 2012-11-01
2012-06-01 Differential reports of pain and depression differentiate mild cognitive impairment from cognitively intact elderly participantsJournal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology.  25:107-112. 2012-06-01
2012-01-01 Alcohol effects on cognitive change in middle-aged and older adultsAging & Mental Health.  17:12-23. 2012-01-01
2012-01-01 Formative research conducted in rural Appalachia to inform a community physical activity interventionAmerican Journal of Health Promotion.  26:143-151. 2012-01-01
2012-01-01 Perceptions of smoking cessation programs in rural AppalachiaAmerican Journal of Health Behavior.  36:373-384. 2012-01-01
2011-01-01 Evaluation of the Mental Healthiness Aging Initiative: Community program to promote awareness about mental health and aging issuesCommunity Mental Health Journal.  48:193-201. 2011-01-01
2011-01-01 Massage therapy usage and health outcomes in older adults reporting persistent painJournal of Complementary and Alternative Medicine.  17:609-616. 2011-01-01
2011-01-01 Rural community members’ perspectives on mental health and aging: An ecological approach to interpreting and applying focus group resultsJournal of Extension.  49. 2011-01-01
2011-01-01 The Mental Healthiness and Aging Initiative: Lessons from a social marketing-informed research campaign in KentuckySocial Marketing Quarterly.  17:18-38. 2011-01-01
2009-01-01 Health behavior risk factors across age as predictors of cardiovascular disease diagnosesAging and Health.  21:759-775. 2009-01-01


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2017-09-01 A Hands-on Approach to Teaching about Aging: 32 Activities for the Classroom and Beyond.  Springer Publishing Company. 2017-09-01
2014-01-01 Happy days and happy nights in Finland: A cross-cultural comparison of long-term care.  Self-published. 2014-01-01


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2014-01-01 Ethical issues with college and nonprofit organization partnerships -- Cooperate - Advancing your nonprofit organization’s mission through college & community partnerships: A guide for nonprofit leaders.  Indiana Campus Compact. 125-146. 2014-01-01
2014-01-01 Why would students and faculty work free of charge (or below market value) for nonprofit organizations? -- Cooperate - Advancing your nonprofit organization’s mission through college & community partnerships: A guide for nonprofit leaders.  Indiana Campus Compact. 54-80. 2014-01-01


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2023-07-01 An Inter-university Panel Reflects on Careers in Aging Week -- Gerontology News. 2023-07-01
2023-05-01 All careers are careers in aging: Making gerontological connectionsAmerican Psycological Association. 2023-05-01
2022-01-01 Implementing a Virtual, Age-Friendly Intergenerational ProgramAGHExchange. 8-12. 2022-01-01
2019-10-01 Using community photography competitions to engage people in aging-related topicsAGHExchange. 2019-10-01
2014-01-01 Marketing gerontology programs through community engagement: Creating a brand from the bottom-up and the top-down -- AGHExchangeAssociation for Gerontology in Higher Education. 2014-01-01
2013-01-01 General Education and Gerontology: Getting Your Program's Foot in the Door -- AGHExchangeAssociation for Gerontology in Higher Education. 2013-01-01


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2022-05-01 Development of a Programming Plan for New Hanover County Parks and Gardens. 2022-05-01
2022-05-01 Wilmington Railroad Museum Volunteer Program Evaluation. 2022-05-01
2022-03-01 WARM 2021 Evaluation Report. 2022-03-01
2013-05-01 Love it? Hate it? Freshmen’s perspective on college life at Indiana State University: A content analysis of qualitative MAP-Works dataIndiana State University Office of Student Success. 2013-05-01
2013-02-01 Wabash Valley District ScoutReach Program Impact Evaluation Results. 2013-02-01


  • Developing and Delivering a Caregiver Support Mentoring Program: Balancing Student, Faculty, and Community Partners’ Needs, Southern Gerontological Society Annual Meeting 2024-04-01
  • Investigator On

  • QEP Large Team Grant 2023-07-01 - 2026-05-01
  • Enhancing Health and Well-Being over the Life Course by Promoting Positive Views of Aging among Young Children in the South 2023-07-01 - 2024-06-01
  • Continuing to Build a Sustainable Model for Interdisciplinary Community through Peer Teaching and Learning with Intentional Scaffolding 2024-01-01 - 2024-05-01
  • Give Pulse Fellows to support Community Engagement 2023-08-01 - 2024-05-01
  • 100th Day of School Celebration: Cultivating Positive Views of Centenarians, Aging, and Long Life in New Hanover County Elementary Schools 2023-05-01 - 2024-05-01
  • Department of Sociology and Criminology Cultural Activities Grant 2024-01-01 - 2024-04-01
  • Enhancing Research for OnLine Learners: The EnROLL Program 2022-01-01 - 2023-12-01
  • Center for the Support of Undergraduate Research and Fellowships (CSURF) - The Potential Impact of Ageism on Hospital Patient Satisfaction Scores, Financial Outcomes, and Quality Scores 2021-08-01 - 2022-05-01
  • An Intergenerational Community Engagement Project: Legacy Books for Tellegacy Participants 2022-01-01 - 2022-04-01
  • Images of Aging: Facilitating an Intergenerational, International, and Interprofessional Dialog 2021-01-01 - 2021-05-01
  • Screening and discussion of Lives Well Lived: An activity in a new, multigenerational mentoring program 2021-01-01 - 2021-05-01
  • Evaluating the job market for gerontologists 2016-08-01 - 2017-11-01
  • Designing a sensory garden 2016-08-01 - 2017-05-01
  • Planning for a Center for Lifespan Development 2016-07-01 - 2017-05-01
  • Travel Support from Distance Education Funds for Gerontological Society of America Meeting 2015-11-01
  • Aging in the Wabash Valley 2013-12-01 - 2015-06-01
  • Empowering Underprivileged Children in Vigo County through Urban Gardening - 2015-03-01
  • Empowering Underprivileged Children in Vigo County through Urban Gardening - 2015-03-01
  • Promoting healthy aging through scrapbooking: A service-learning project with assisted living residents 2015-01-01
  • Expanding SENCER in the Nursing, Health, & Human Service Disciplines in Two- And Four-Year Institutions 2013-01-01 - 2015-01-01
  • Study Abroad in Finland! Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Long-Term Care 2014-03-01 - 2014-06-01
  • Strategic plan funds budget request for Goal 2, Initiative 2 (Apply the science of learning to the learning of science; Science Education for New Civic Engagements and Responsibilities – SENCER) 2013-07-01 - 2014-06-01
  • Documenting a short-term study abroad experience in Finland, travel support for a staff photographer 2014-04-01 - 2014-05-01
  • Preparing an International Service-Learning Gerontology Short-term Study Abroad Opportunity in Finland 2014-03-01 - 2014-05-01
  • Enhancing Perceptions and Experiences of Aging through an International Service-Learning Project 2013-07-01 - 2014-05-01
  • Aging Across America, Global Alliance for Arts & Health traveling art exhibit, support from College of Nursing, Health, and Human Services 2014-01-01 - 2014-04-01
  • Aging Across America, Global Alliance for Arts & Health traveling art exhibit, support from College of Nursing, Health, and Human Services 2014-01-01 - 2014-04-01
  • Aging in the Avenues: A Intergenerational Photovoice Project 2012-08-01 - 2013-07-01
  • Promoting Healthy Aging and Gerontological Awareness through Multi-Generational Community Engagement and Service-Learning 2012-07-01 - 2013-05-01
  • SENCER D.C. Symposium Faculty Presentation Travel Award 2013-03-01 - 2013-04-01
  • Creating cohesion in the community: Listening to Communities grant application 2013-01-01
  • 2nd National Community Partner Forum in Washington, D.C. Faculty Presentation Travel Award 2012-12-01 - 2013-01-01
  • Tristate Consortium on Aging - 2012-05-01
  • Aging in the Avenues Oral History Project 2012-01-01 - 2012-04-01
  • Tristate Consortium on Aging 2012-01-01
  • Donovan Scholarship 2010-01-01
  • Donovan Scholarship 2009-01-01
  • Kentucky Opportunity Fellowship Award 2008-01-01 - 2009-01-01
  • Kentucky Opportunity Fellowship Award 2007-01-01 - 2008-01-01
  • Association of Research College Scientists (ARCS) Scholarship 2006-01-01
  • To support fabrication and installation of NEIGHBORS 2019-01-01 -
  • Turn to The River – Design for Access 2017-07-01 -
  • Full Name

  • Tina Marie Kruger Newsham