For category: Academic Research

A profile of Shirley Venard, as she reflects on her decades of engagement in the Arts.

A recent survey of adults age 18 and older confirms that connections to friends and family are especially cherished during the holidays — and spending quality time with a loved one is more valuable than any gift. Download the infographic here.

Participants in the study sing in a choir for one year and complete several health assessments to measure their balance, memory, coordination, and mental well-being. The researchers will also interview the singers about the benefits—and any challenges—of singing in a choir.