Author: Marisa Bowe

August 5, 2014

Free School: A Secret Benefit for Seniors

More than 20 U.S. states offer tuition waivers for seniors at public colleges and universities – but they don’t make it easy to find info. Here are some tips.

May 1, 2014

You vs. SCOTUS: Take the Quiz

The press has had a field day mocking the tech cluelessness of Supreme Court justices – with age being to blame. Take our quiz and see how you stack up.

April 24, 2014

Judy Chicago on Art and Aging

In her 75th year and with a multi-city retrospective of her work rolling out across the US, the artist and feminist talks about reaching her third quarter-century.

May 8, 2013

Explore: Volunteer to Help Feral Cats

At Neighborhood Cats, you can volunteer to feed, socialize, foster – and even trap – feral kitties.

March 8, 2013

12 Art Shows to See During Armory Week

Armory Week is an orgy of art shows, fairs and openings. Here are our picks – 12 shows in 6 neighborhoods.

February 20, 2013

Explore: El Anatsui, “Gravity and Grace”

Thirty massive, shimmering hanging sculptures, made of aluminum bottle caps from Nigerian distilleries, make for a mind blowing museum experience.