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Culture of Well-Being

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The Office for Organizational Well-Being team facilitates individual wellness experiences through opportunities for connection and community building. Arts for Well-Being in Academic Medicine programming is curated to assist in the promotion of wellness and well-being for learners, faculty, and staff within the UK College of Medicine. 

Note: Arts for Well-Being in Academic Medicine is a new program for 2024 and we look forward to providing new experiences as the year unfolds.

Regional Campus Update: We are planning ways to best facilitate AWiAM programs on our regional campuses. More details coming soon!
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Colors and Connection Program

Meet together

Colors and Connection


Uniquely developed for college communities, (by The Foundation for Art & Healing) the Colors and Connection program uses color as a medium for self-expression, personal reflection, and engagement with others. 

Use color to explore. Discover your thoughts and feelings and experience a sense of connectedness during this fun gathering for all. 

  • No need to be an artist - come as you are! 
  • Materials provided. 
  • No experience necessary. All welcome.

Visit The Foundation for Art & Healing website to learn more about the origins of this program.

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Introduction to Social Dance Classes

Get Moving

Intro to Social Dance


Have fun learning some of the basic patterns of popular social dances. Make new friends, listen to music,  reduce stress, exercise - and smile! Build new communities and develop new communication skills through social dance experiences. 

Each class is an introduction to a different social dance. 

  • No prior dance knowledge or special equipment required!
  • No dance partner needed. 
  • All welcome.

Thank you so much! This was the highlight of my week!

Colors and Connection Participant