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The STELLAR group (STudents and ELderly Linking Around Relationships) strives to develop positive relationships among students and elders within the community. The group focuses on changing negative stigmas associated with elders and students alike and replacing them with positive views of both. Through community based activities the group creates a positive atmosphere and educates students of all majors on the needs of the elderly within the community along with informing them about the many opportunities for careers working with elders.


STELLAR Projects

stellar groupAs a group, we are involved in the following activities:

  • Visit and provide activities to Solar Bron, Seton Residence, Evansville State Hospital, and Pine Haven.
  • Adopt an elderly person
  • Christmas parties for elderly people in assisted living facilities
  • Dream Maker, also a lifetime member of Second Wind Dreams
  • Call or visit an elderly person
  • Seton Residence monthly birthday parties


Easter celebration at Pine Haven with a piano concert featuring Sam Valadares.



STELLAR sponsors the Cold Stone Creamery booth at USI's SpringFest.

It is the policy of the University of Southern Indiana to be in full compliance with all federal and state nondiscrimination and Equal Opportunity laws, orders, and regulations relating to race, sex, religion, handicap, age, national origin, sexual orientation, or veteran status, Questions or concerns should be directed to the Affirmative Action officer, USI Human Resources Dept., Orr Center Room# 012, University of Southern Indiana, 8600 University Boulevard, Evansville, IN 47712 (Telephone: 812/464-1815). Office hours are 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.