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The Gerontology Program at Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University Joins the Age-Friendly University Global Network
The Gerontology Program at Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University Joins the Age-Friendly University Global Network

The Gerontology Program at Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University Joins the Age-Friendly University Global Network BATON ROUGE, Louisiana (April 23, 2024) – The Gerontology Program at Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University (Gero at FranU) is excited to announce its new partnership with the Age-Friendly University Global Network. This affiliation marks a significant milestone […]

Unlocking Spiritual Strengths: Empowering Healthy Aging at FranU
Unlocking Spiritual Strengths: Empowering Healthy Aging at FranU

At Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University’s Gerontology program, we promote self-discovery and holistic wellness. Central to this initiative is the groundbreaking work of Dr. Richard Johnson. Recognized as a partner in our pursuit of healthy aging, Dr. Johnson’s Spiritual Strengths Profile (SSP) offers invaluable insight and guidance. Exploring the Spiritual Strengths Profile (SSP) Origins […]

Porto Trip 2023-2024
Porto Trip 2023-2024

Building upon the success of last year’s trip to Porto, where fellow FranU students explored global perspectives on aging, we are thrilled to announce the upcoming visit of Porto students to our campus. Students from Porto will soon embark on their own journey to the United States, fostering cross-cultural exchange and collaboration in the field […]

Gaining a Global Perspective: International Healthy Aging Course
Gaining a Global Perspective: International Healthy Aging Course

Hear from Dr. Lindsay Millins, FNP-BC, the Endowed Chair of Gerontology at FranU, and students from the International Healthy Aging Course as they discuss the benefits and learning opportunities they experienced in Porto, Portugal. This course is a collaboration between Gerontology at FranU and ESSSM, the sister university of Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University.