Category Archives: Media Literacy

Social Good Summit and the New Authentic with Josh Pollack

IMA student Josh Pollack recently wrote an article for The Magazine of Yoga on social media. “Social Media is the New Authentic” explores empathy, social intelligence and authenticity. Also, Josh covered the Social Good Summit for The Magazine of Yoga. … Continue reading

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Scenes From a Residency

The IMA residency ended in the stillness and quiet of heavily-falling snow after all residency activities were suspended on Thursday due to the approaching storm. While many students and faculty stayed over last night for a snowy slumber party of … Continue reading

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Danielle Boutet & Susan Moul: Two Special Guests at Upcoming Residency

Lecture and Discussion: Knowledge that Matters, Makes Sense and Connects: Transdisciplinarity and Complexity in Individualized Studies, with Visiting Scholar, Dr. Danielle Boutet, Ph.D. The IMA program offers students the opportunity to research their own passions and craft their own programs … Continue reading

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ADHD, Media Literacy, Jung & Embodiment: Graduating Presentations at the Upcoming Residency

At the upcoming IMA residency Feb. 18-25, our graduating student is small but mighty, covering everything from what it means to be human to media literacy for children to ADHD Coaching to the Jung and the problem of evil. Here … Continue reading

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Media Literacy For Teens & Kids: Changing Communities, Changing Lives

In recent years, two of our students have shared with us astonishing work on media literarcy: Cara Lisa Powers, who graduated several years ago and focuses on working with teens, and Mary Rothschild, currently in her final semester and focusing … Continue reading

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Healthy Media Choices, Families and Stories: Mary Rothschild

>When Mary Rothschild was seven, television entered her home, and her family’s life changed on a dime. “On a very visceral level, I had a very direct impression of my father turning away from us and toward the television. Even … Continue reading

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