Mindful Looking: A learning experience for student well-being and discovery (2021 Faculty Showcase)
From Aaron Royer
Hope Torrents, School Programs Coordinator and Director of the Fine Art of Healthcare Program, Lowe Art Museum
Jodi Sypher, Curator of Education, Lowe Art Museum
Scott Rogers, Founder and Director of the Mindfulness and Law Program and UMindfulness
Relating to a work of art from a mindfulness perspective enriches the beauty and power of art and helps cultivate greater self-awareness. The Lowe’s weekly mindfulness sessions emerged out of a collaboration between the Lowe and Law School. Discover the story of how this program developed, experience a session first-hand, and hear comments from both virtual and in-person participants. Learn how you can schedule a Mindful Looking session for your class, department, or next staff meeting, or explore how you might integrate Mindful Looking into your classroom? Hear success stories of how mindfulness sessions can help both you and your students to sharpen attention, regulate emotions, and learn practical tools to recharge.