Music is an art form that is found in every culture and at every stage in life. While there is much anecdotal evidence supporting the therapeutic effects of making and listening to music, the science of music for cognitive and brain health is still in its infancy. Psyche Loui, PhD, Assistant Professor of Creativity and Creative Practice described recent studies on music and the brain, focusing on music-based interventions for reducing stress and loneliness, and improving working memory.
For some entertaining and educational family fun, look no further than this tremendous virtual event! In partnership with the San Diego Zoo, the Office of Alumni Relations will be hosting a ‘Creature Feature’! This live interactive Zoom event will introduce you to some of the Zoo’s favorite animal residents. Mark your calendar and plan to join us as we get to greet some animal friends.
Examine the social and cultural significance of fashion and explore global issues of gender, race, class, identity, material culture, and sustainability. Gain a deeper understanding of the complex world of the fashion industry while you “explore” this world-class city known for its unique fashion style.