Amherst Class Explores the Theories, Realities of Growing Old
Submitted on Tuesday, 1/8/2013, at 11:13 AM
By Caroline Hanna
Gigi Green and Kaitlyn McInnis '13 had lunch at Valentine Dining Hall recently.
To see them eating a meal together, you might think Kaitlyn McInnis ’13 and Amherst resident Gigi Green make an odd couple: McInnis is 21 and Green is 88.
But the pair has many things in common. Both women are regular exercisers: Green frequents the Planet Fitness Gym in nearby Hadley and McInnis is a forward on the college’s hockey team. Both enjoy meditating. And both have deep interests in history, particularly World War II.