Quoted in the Media
2017 “Lonely? Volunteering just two hours a week may help. Reuters.
2017 “Want to live longer and better? Volunteer two hours a week. Lifetime Daily.
2017 “Does volunteering soften the blow of widowhood?” The Tallahassee Democrat.
2017 “Five ways older Australians can embrace technology to redefine later life” The Conversation
2017 “Weekly volunteer ‘may ease loneliness, isolation’ Times of Malta
2017: “Pepper Institute Faculty elected as fellows of national aging society.” Florida State University News
2017: “Extracurricular activities in youth tied to social engagement later in life” Reuters
2016: “Study: Elders who use tech tools feel less lonely, more physically fit” Santa Cruz Sentinel / The Mercury News
2016: “Oldest adults may have much to gain from social technology, according to Stanford research” Stanford News
2016: “FSU researcher: Plan ahead for successful aging”
Florida State University News
2016: “Plan ahead for successful aging, researcher says.” Medical Xpress.
2016: “Study: Volunteering, working come with hidden health benefits” Georgia State University News.
2016: “My husband and I were a classic introvert-extrovert pair. Then we switched” Quartz
2016: “Family Caregiving” Program and Policy Implications
2014: “Tougher Than They Look.” New York Times.
Listen to an interview with Dawn Carr on Silver Alerts on National Public Radio, WVXU here.
2011: “Silver Alert program questioned” The News-Herald
Popular Press Publications
Carr, D.C. (2016). Why young people should care about aging.
Carr, D.C. (2015). Whatever doesn’t kill you, will only make you stronger?
Carr, D.C. (2015). Want to live longer? Make good friends.
Carr, D.C. (2015). What it means to live a good life.
Carr, D.C. (2014). Why we should all be more suspicious.
Carr, D.C., (2014). Why you should stop worrying so much about what you eat.
Carr, D.C., (2014). Use it or lose it.
Carr, D.C. (2014). 5 reasons why you should volunteer.
Carr, D. C. (2014). Who cares what your “real age” is?
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