College of Health and Human Development student volunteers are helping older community members learn to bridge the distance virtually.
Penn State Students Amanda Gresh and Courtney Polenick go to people's homes at The Village at Penn State and help them set up their home computers to use Skype.
Sallee Wilkins is a resident at The Village at Penn State who is using Skype to talk with her grandchildren and great grandchildren in Italy.
Bill Gotolski is still trying to get the hang of Skype. He hopes to use it to talk with his family.
Nancy Gamble is using Skype to reconnect with friends and to follow her family members on their world travels.
Penn State students Amanda Gresh (left) and Courtney Polenick (right) help Annetta Pierce (middle), a resident at The Village at Penn State, learn to Skype.