Encore.org Announces AARP as New Home of Purpose Prize

Ten years ago, The Purpose Prize set out to tell a new story about creativity and innovation in the second half of life. Today, the work of more than 500 honorees is testimony to the extraordinary possibilities of the “encore” years, for individuals and for society....

Universities Cater to a New Demographic: Boomers

As a growing number of older Americans are arriving on campuses around the country, their goal is not to turn back the clock. Rather it is to get help navigating what is fast becoming one of life’s most significant transitions: moving from the hectic middle years into...