Dr. Laura Beer was recognized by her peers with the 2015 Professional Practice Award from the Western Region American Association of Music Therapy.
The Ford Family Foundation approved a grant of $25,000 for the installation of new windows in The Art Gym in August 2013.
The grant funded in full the replacement of four windows and two arched windows above an exit door in this preeminent Northwest art gallery.
A university gallery and educational space, The Art Gym organizes exhibitions and publications for emerging and established artists based in the Pacific Northwest, fostering cultural risk-tasking and building the art historical record of the region. The Art Gym's regionally recognized program was awarded the Governor's Arts Award in 2005.