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Oct

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Endicott College Expressive Therapies Symposium: Nature and Ecology

by Endicott College

Oct

25

Endicott College Expressive Therapies Symposium: Nature and Ecology

by Endicott College Expressive Therapies Symposium: Nature and Ecology

Date & Time

October 25

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Organizer
Endicott College
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Venue
Manninen Center for the Arts at Endicott College
406 Hale Street
Beverly
, MA
01915

About this Event

The Expressive Therapies Symposium is to bring students, artists, and arts-based clinicians together for a vibrant, one day event.

Endicott College Expressive Therapies Symposium: Nature and Ecology

Friday, October 25, 2024

Endicott College

Water J. Manninen Center for the Arts

9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

This Endicott College Expressive Therapies Symposium: Nature and Ecology brings community engagement, creative expression, and conversation on the intrinsic connections between all expressive arts and nature; and to promote awareness of sustainable, ecologically minded, and equitable arts creations for human needs, with the consideration of earth as teacher and healer.

Thursday, October 24, 4-6 p.m. – Pre-symposium event

Opening Reception Gallery Exhibition – FREE

Friday, October 25, 2024
9:00 am-3:30 pm

Cost: $85.00 Professional | $50.00 Endicott Alumnae | $40.00 non-Endicott Students |

Free: Current Endicott Students

SCHEDULE

8:45-9:00 a.m. Registration with Coffee + Tea

9:00-9:15 a.m. Opening Remarks with Dr. Krystal Demaine, Ph.D., REAT, MT-BC, RYT, CTRS-C

9:15-10:15 a.m. Keynote WorkshopReImagining our InterDependence with EcoBricolage

With Dr. Fyre Jean Graveline, ​​Ph.D RSW, RCAT

10:30 a.m. Breakout Workshops (choose one)

1. Sustainable Handmade Bookmaking Practices for Restorative Care, with Dr. Amy

Morrison, Ph.D. LMHC, ATR-BC in the Book Arts Studio

2. Dust Poemswith Millicent Young, M.F.A. in the Ceramics Studio

3. “The Naturally-Occurring Overtone Series, Lydian-Based Music, and Mindfulness

with Nick Suchecki, PhD Candidate (Black Box or Rose)

4. “The Ecology of Spirit with Terra Dyer Gill, B.A., REACE (Creative Arts Studio)

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Lunch and Open Art Activities

Location: Second Floor Overlook and First Floor Atrium

*12:45 – 1:30 p.m. Music Performance with: Nick Suchecki and Ben Schwendener

  • Magic Wand Creations with Endicott College Students
  • Community Nature Loom with Endicott College Students
  • Meditating on Nature and Ecology with Dr. Rev. Gail Cantor
  • Endicott College Book Store Sale

1:30 – 2:15 p.m. Gallery Talk with Millicent Young, M.F.A. Begin Again

2:15-3:15 p.m. Large Group Workshop with Terra Dyer Gill, B.A., REACE

ReMembering: Awaking the nature of who we are

1:15 – 3:30 p.m. Closing Ceremony

Questions?

Symposium Coordinator: Krystal Demaine, Ph.D. | kdemaine@endicott.edu

This program was made possible in part by the following sponsors: Endicott College School of Visual and Performing Arts, the Center for Belonging and Inclusion, and The International Expressive Arts Therapy Association (IEATA)

The Walter J. Manninen Center for the Arts at Endicott College welcomes visitors with disabilities to performances. Accessible seating for mobility challenges is available. We offer the Listen System for the hearing impaired in the main session.

Please let us know if you would like assistance at our performances with seating or a Listen System by calling (978) 998-7700 or emailing centerforthearts@endicott.edu.

Service dogs are welcome.