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Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes and Christina Matz-Costa from the Center will lead a session at the GSA (Gerontology Society of America) meeting

4 November 2014—Today, Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes and Christina Matz-Costa will participate at the GSA conference. 

Marcie will be on a panel for a session scheduled for journalists on Wednesday, November 5th and will be a discussant for Christina's session on Thursday, Nov 6th.

agenda for thursday as follow:

Symposium Title:The Use of Daily Life Methods in Aging Research: Insights from Four Studies

Date: Thursday, November 6, 2014

Time: 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

8:00-8:05:  Christina Matz-Costa- welcome and introduction

8:05-8:20:  Presentation 1: Paul Sacco, Older Adults' Motivations for Drinking: Findings from a Daily Diary Study in a Continuing Care Retirement Community

8:20-8:35:  Presentation 2: Cal Halvorsen, A Week in the Life of Social Entrepreneurs in Their Encore

8:35-8:50:  Presentation 3: Elizabeth Munoz, Individual Differences in Affective Reactivity to Daily Uplifts

8:50-9:05:  Presentation 4: Christina Matz-Costa, The Experience of Engagement in the Third Age: An Exploration of Socially-Productive Activities

9:05-9:20:  Marcie Pitt-Catsouphes- Discussant