Human hair used in Hood Museum art exhibit

Wenda Gu is an artist from Shanghai, China, whose latest work can literally be described as “hair-raising.” The Wenda Gu exhibit is currently on display at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire. That’s where VPR’s Mitch Wertlieb got a look at the new work, guided by the Hood Museum of Art’s Assistant Director Juliette Bianco:

Adult Day Services

More and more seniors are turning to adult day centers as a way to remain independent. The centers offer daily respite for caregivers, and provide meals, activities, and in Vermont, medical services. However, funding is a challenge. Medicaid covers a majority of expenses, but a recent MetLife study cites Vermont as having the highest adult day costs in the country. We look at what those numbers mean, and how adult day centers fit into the future of elderly care.