Dr. Jennifer Sasser, human sciences chair and gerontology program director, is one of several experts who will lead Oregon Humanities' Talking About Dying Series starting in September 2015.
Perrin Kerns' documentary Between Sasquatch and Superman: Living with Down Syndrome has been selected to screen at the 2012 Sprout Film Festival in New York City.
The festival will take place April 27 – 29, 2012 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
The Sprout Film Festival is dedicated to film and video related to the field of developmental disabilities. People with developmental disabilities as subjects and performers remain marginalized in the media. The Sprout Film Festival aims to raise their profile by showcasing works of all genres featuring this population.