OMA Updates

Outside the Box: Toward the Stars

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On a warm October morning, six Opening Minds through Art (OMA) students painted while six members of Threshold Choir Miami University (TCMU) sang to them. These two organizations came together to...
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Is OMA’s Future in Medicine?

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Originally a graduate gerontology thesis at Miami University, Opening Minds through Art (OMA) is now an internationally recognized creative arts program celebrating its 10th Anniversary! ...
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Elizabeth Lokon awarded 2018 Bishop Medal

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  Opening Minds Through Art’s (OMA) founder and director, Elizabeth “Like” Lokon, was honored this year with Miami University’s Bishop Medal. This award is presented to individuals who...
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Creative Aging Training in Korea

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In Korea, there are over 725,000 people living with dementia. In 2030, this number will increase to 1.2 million and in 2050 to 2.7 million people. So, how can the arts be applied to improve the...
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Newsletter – Summer 2018

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In this newsletter, learn about upcoming training, NEW facility membership, available funding, OMA at St. Joseph Manor and ARTZ Philadelphia (our Featured Sites this quarter), and other...
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Newsletter – Spring 2018

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In this newsletter, read a reflection about the last 10 years of OMA, learn about Westminster Village (our Featured Site for this quarter) and our new OMA sponsors, apply for QIP funding, and review...
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