Dr. Jim Davis, human sciences faculty, traveled to Washington, D.C. in June 2014 to share Oregon's efforts to combat mental health issues and addiction in seniors with the National Coalition on Mental Health and Aging.
Department of Human Sciences
MA in Interdisciplinary Studies, Marylhurst University
BS in Business & Leadership, Marylhurst University
Women and Social Capital
While writing her master's thesis, Natasha Niro discovered information that led to exploration of the relationship between older women and declining social capital in the U.S. Her particular area of interest is the sub-field of environmental gerontology, which examines the effects that physical space and geographic location have on people across the life course..