posted May 3, 2004

Tom Ludwig to Discuss Age Discrimination

Dr. Tom Ludwig, professor of psychology at Hope College, will be a featured speaker at the Friday, May 14, meeting of the Alliance for Cultural and Ethnic Harmony (ACEH) in Holland.

He will present a program on "Age and Attitudes: A Look at Age Discrimination," followed by an audience discussion of attitudes, experiences, stereotypes, and beliefs about aging. Also on the program is an ABC News Prime Time Live video on age discrimination in employment.

Ludwig teaches developmental psychology, adult development and aging, and a Senior Seminar on the "journey of life." He holds a doctorate in development and aging from Washington University in St. Louis, Mo.

The meeting, which is open to the public, will begin at 7 p.m. at the Center for Women in Transition, located at 411 Butternut in Holland.

ACEH, a grass-roots community group, was established in 1999 to work for equal opportunity, justice, and cross-cultural awareness in the greater Holland area. Additional information may be obtained by calling (616) 396-2060.