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Featured OMA Artist: Mickey Bement

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Mickey Bement has a meaningful connection to Opening Minds through Art (OMA) in different capacities over several years. Mickey first became involved with OMA in 2014 when she was a community...
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Opening Minds through Art (OMA) Receives Funding Fro...

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Opening Minds through Art (OMA) at Scripps Gerontology Center has received a $58,678 grant from NextFifty Initiative, a Colorado-based foundation that supports efforts to improve the lives of older...
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Opening Minds (and Connecting Spirits) through Art

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By Rev. Beth Long-Higgins, Executive Director of The Ruth Frost Parker Center for Abundant Aging  Opening Minds through Art is an evidenced, research-based program. It trains and pairs volunteers...
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Dr. Elizabeth “Like” Lokon awarded OAEA ...

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The Scripps Gerontology Center is proud to announce Dr. Elizabeth “Like” Lokon as the winner of the Ohio Art Education Association’s (OAEA) 2021 Distinguished Citizen for Art Education award....
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Fall 2021 eNews

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Art Idea: Mini Theaters

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Chloe Bradwell, a drama practitioner and current PhD candidate at the University of Exeter in the United Kingdom, developed a way to share and create stories with individuals in long-term care. Each...
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