| ACADEMICS | Centers & Institutes | Intergenerational Urban Institute
For more than 20 years, the Intergenerational Urban Institute at Worcester State University has been providing community service opportunities for students of all ages to meet the challenges that face greater Worcester. We are the outreach arm of the Urban Studies Department, and we invite you to participate in IUI programs through Urban Studies practicums or as volunteers.
Through IUI programs, you can:
We also bring community members to campus:
The IUI works closely with the Urban Studies Department, including the Non-Profit Management graduate program, to conduct community projects, meetings, and programs. In fact, many Urban Studies courses have launched IUI programs, community forums, and events.
Thea Aschkenase, an Auschwitz survivor and WSU elder student, will be signing copies of her memoir “Remembering: A Holocaust Survivor Shares Her Life” at a book party on Wed., Feb. 25 at 3 p.m. in the Student Center’s Blue Lounge. You also can order a copy using this form and mailing it and your check to our office. Price: $16 (Contact us for information on placing bulk orders.)