Music and Arts

An Athens artist has co-authored a book about incorporating art and other special interests into the daily lives of those with developmental disabilities.

Patty Mitchell is known around the Athens area for her larger-than-life puppets and as the founder of Passion Works Studio. She is a firm believer that creativity is a way to bring those with and without disabilities together.

Scott Freiman will take Athenians on "A Trip through Strawberry Fields" at Memorial Auditorium
Leonardo DiCaprio in talks to portray Ohio man with multiple personality disorder

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Mother and daughter act 2Steel Girls recently won two Nashville Universe Music Awards
Brandi Carlile and Built to Spill join headliners Flaming Lips, Merle Haggard and St. Vincent
Nicole Schneider talks with Riley Engle, president of OU's newest student club

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Rick Patterson's "The Seven Sacred Seeds" is now available via Amazon and Barnes and Noble
Long's work has published numerous journals and anthologies
Students from 59 Ohio high schools will compete to attend national contest in Washington, D.C.
OU student pieces are being featured in the "Prime Collective" exhibit through March 8
David Arquette adopted a basset hound from the Perry County Dog Shelter in November
Annual concert scheduled for Feb. 20-21 at Memorial Auditorium
June Havoc's take on the '30s dance marathon craze will be presented Feb. 18-27 in the Forum Theater
OU students and faculty will perform pieces from famous play Feb. 13-15