Many of the 20 older New Yorkers whose lives are chronicled by Exceeding Expectations met each other for the first time on October 24, 2017 at the Columbia Journalism School. A crowd of Exceeding Expectations fans listened to the participants share their stories and advice. For a more detailed story about the event, read here. All photos by Julia Xanthos Liddy.
Sylvia Lask's determination to burn up miles of Bronx streets with her walker made FitBit, the company responsible for the popular fitness tracker she uses, take notice. They shared her story and video with their thousands of followers here: https://blog.fitbit.com/grandma-walks/