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May 11, 2006

Advocacy Leadership for Vital Aging

Spring brings graduation ceremonies and the hope that new alumni will go on to have successful careers and make a positive impact on society. Jan Hively, founder of the U of M’s Vital Aging Network, says having an impact on the community is a class requirement for students in the non-credit Advocacy Leadership for Vital Aging certificate program, ALVA in short, which attracts a diverse group of adult learners from around the state.

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