Manager of External Communications

Chrissa J. Pullicino
150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck, NY 12572
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chrissap@eomega.org

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President Bill Clinton to Deliver Keynote Address at Omega Conference

Where We Go From Here Conference Will Examine Sustainability as a Question of Values & a Challenge of Systems Design—Now Including Conference Live Stream

RHINEBECK, NY—Nearly a year after Hurricane Sandy demonstrated just how real the threat of climate change is, the Omega Center for Sustainable Living (OCSL) is hosting Where We Go From Here: Opportunities & Solutions for an Interdependent World, a conference that addresses the imperative for examining sustainability issues from a holistic perspective based on the interconnection between human...

Omega Awards $10,000 Grant To Scenic Hudson, Largest Environmental Group Focused On Hudson River Valley

Omega Elevates Environmental Stewardship with 2nd Annual Leadership in Sustainable Education Award

RHINEBECK, NY – Omega Institute, home of the award-winning Omega Center for Sustainable Living (OCSL), today announced the second recipient of their Annual Leadership in Sustainable Education Award. The award recognizes nonprofit peers who exemplify leadership in sustainable education and who share Omega’s commitment to building a more just and sustainable world. This year, Omega recognizes Scenic Hudson, an...

Omega’s Women & Power Retreat Aims To Redefine Strength & Leadership For Women

Weekend Retreat to Include a Free Live Stream Opening Night: 

Elizabeth Lesser in Conversation With Brené Brown & Joan Halifax Roshi

RHINEBECK, NY—The Omega Women’s Leadership Center (OWLC) today announced its biennial Women & Power Retreat—to be held September 20–22, 2013 on Omega Institute’s Rhinebeck, New York campus—will focus on helping women cultivate their strength and define it in their own terms....

Benefits of Mindfulness Practice Now Widely Recognized

Leaders Strategize on Improving Education for the Next Generation & Join in Creating a Mindful Society

RHINEBECK, NY – More than 20 million Americans meditate regularly, according to the National Health Interview Survey. One of the most popular and beneficial styles of meditation is mindfulness practice, a nonreligious practice which uses simple, universal techniques. For more than 35 years, Omega has offered general mindfulness workshops, and professional trainings in a number of mindfulness-based modalities....

Living Well With Cancer Is Possible

Omega Announces Third Annual Conference to Explore Healing on All Levels

RHINEBECK, NY –Significant advances have been made in cancer care, allowing many to continue living with cancer as a chronic condition, according to The National Comprehensive Cancer Network®. For some, the illness is not only a part of life, but also a catalyst for increased health, renewed purpose, and a deeper sense of connection to self and loved ones. For the third consecutive year, from August 16–18, 2013 Omega is offering Living Well...

Omega Responds to Rising Challenges Faced by Parents in the Digital Age

Leaders in Developmental Psychology, Attachment Parenting, and Diversity Tolerance Gather for Immersive, 3-Day August Conference

RHINEBECK, NY – As if parenting wasn’t hard enough already, new advances in technology have shifted the landscape and present a wide range of new challenges. From social media cyberbullying to the number of people who can access and interact with kids online, parents now face added pressure on top of nurturing and supporting their families in a difficult economy. It is against this backdrop that Omega is inviting parents,...

Omega's Annual Celebration of the Arts is Re-imagined for 2013

Omega Arts Week Offers a Creative Vacation Like No Other

RHINEBECK, NY – Omega Institute announced today that it will hold its annual Arts Week, July 7-12, bringing together several esteemed artists and other creative talent to teach visual and literary arts, music and voice, comedy, circus, trapeze, and puppeteering. Arts Week has remained one of Omega’s most beloved programs since it began nearly 20 years ago. The 2013 theme of metamorphosis was chosen to honor the evolution of the event, which now includes a new...

Omega Opens Doors to All with Announcement of 2013 Scholarship Opportunities

Omega Awards over $200,000 to Individual Applicants

RHINEBECK, NY – Omega Institute for Holistic Studies, a beautiful 200-acre travel destination in New York’s Hudson Valley, today announced it will award several scholarships across a broad range of lifelong learning opportunities. Each year, Omega opens its doors to more than 23,000 visitors for programs that cultivate lifelong learning, inspired living, and community building. Annually, Omega awards more than $200,000 in full and partial scholarships to qualified applicants with limited finances or...

Omega Helps Bring Mindful Yoga To Underserved Populations

Sharon Salzberg, Beryl Bender Birch & Bessel van der Kolk, MD Among Experts Gathering for the Second Annual Yoga Service Conference

RHINEBECK, NY –Omega Institute and the Yoga Service Council are pleased to present the second annual Yoga Service Conference, taking place on Omega’s Rhinebeck, New York campus, June 7–9, 2013. The Yoga Service Council was formed at Omega in 2009 by a group of organizations who collectively bring yoga to tens of thousands of people in underserved communities. As membership in the council has grown, so has their desire to...

27 Nonprofits Receive Retreat Grants From Omega To Strategize On How To Survive And Keep Thriving

Omega’s 9th Annual Service Week to Focus on Nonprofits Reinforcing a Broad Range of Social Services, Including Those Supporting Strength & Safety for Women & Girls in the Mid-Hudson Valley & Beyond

RHINEBECK, NY – As service-oriented nonprofits struggle to survive in the current budget-slashing environment, Omega is offering 27 nonprofits the opportunity for much needed planning retreats where they can develop solutions to the challenge of balancing high demands and low resources. For the ninth consecutive year, Omega has offered grants to its...

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