Professor of Sociology
2018 Lu Ann Aday Award
Kenneth Ferraro, Distinguished Professor of Sociology and director of the Center on Aging and the Life Course in the College of Liberal Arts, has been chosen as the 2018 Lu Ann Aday Award recipient. One of Purdue University’s top three research honors, the Lu Ann Aday Award is designated for exceptional work in the humanities and social sciences. Ferraro is being honored for his innovative work and impactful contributions to the fields of sociology and gerontology.
Ferraro will deliver the Lu Ann Aday Distinguished Lecture on Oct. 29 in Stewart Center's Fowler Hall. The 10:30 a.m. lecture is free and open to the public.