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VP for Conference Planning Letter

VP for Conference Planning Letter

Hello MAR, The 2016 conference in Harrisburg, PA was an exceptional event, thanks to the 748 attendees, the dynamic local committee, talented musicians, and the conference session offerings. This was the biggest conference to date and it was an honor to be a part of the process. The conference evaluation is now closed and we […]

April 30, 2016 | By More
Preliminary Conference Program!

Preliminary Conference Program!

  It’s that time of year! The preliminary conference program has been posted on our conference page! Check it out here.   Additional information about conference is available on the website and will be updated quite often within the next few weeks. Announcements and revisions for conference information will be coming in fast– so be sure […]

January 13, 2016 | By More
MAR Business Meeting Feedback

MAR Business Meeting Feedback

Hello members! We need your feedback! If you attended the MAR Business Meeting at National Conference we want to hear from you! We have completely overhauled our business meetings and we would like to hear how the new approach has worked. Please give us your feedback by following this link! Thank you for attending and for taking […]

November 13, 2015 | By More
Call all MAR Members!!

Call all MAR Members!!

Have you ever thought: What is the MAR Executive Board? What is the Assembly, and what do they do? Why should I go to a Board of Directors meeting? Why should I care about any of this? Then this message is for you! The Saturday, November 14th (7:30am-9:15am) MAR Business meeting at National has had […]

November 3, 2015 | By More
Nominations for the Music Therapy Advocacy Award

Nominations for the Music Therapy Advocacy Award

  Regional conference is the time when we recognize the tremendous quality of music therapy that is occurring in the Mid-Atlantic Region. We are seeking nominations for the Music Therapy Advocacy Award. Do you know of an administrator, public official, or other friend of music therapy who has impacted the ability of clients to access […]

October 17, 2015 | By More
Congratulations to 2014-2015 Student Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to 2014-2015 Student Scholarship Recipients

The 2014-2015 Student Scholarships were awarded to the following students at the 2015 Regional Conference in Ocean City. Sophomore Scholarship Lydia Anthony (Elizabethtown College) Bethany Wentling (Elizabethtown College)   Junior Scholarship Briana Sanford (Nazareth College) Elizabeth Bligh (SUNY Fredonia)   Graduate Scholarship Megan Neil (Radford University)   Jenny Shinn Memorial Scholarship Diana Abourafeh (Molloy College) Marissa Aulenbach (Elizabethtown College) Arianna Bendlin (Elizabethtown College) […]

March 23, 2015 | By More
Thanks, Ocean City!

Thanks, Ocean City!

The 2015 MAR Conference in Ocean City, MC, was a lively and invigorating event!  We “rode the sound waves” with almost 650 music therapy professionals, students, and guests!   Many of us enjoyed the beautiful setting on the ocean with the bay nearby for vivid sunrises, gentle waves, fresh air, and lots of tasty seafood!  We […]

March 23, 2015 | By More