This Months Feature Story

Parents and young adults sometimes spar over body art

By Laura Livingston Snyder

Decades ago, fashions like dyed hair, Mohawks and body glitter were temporary ways for teens to express their individuality.


Through Feb. 26, see more than 1,000 award-winning artworks by Central New York junior and senior high school students at the Whitney Applied Technology Center, Onondaga Community College, 4585 W. Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse. The show, CNY Scholastic Art Awards, can be seen Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Saturdays and Sundays, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is free. To schedule group visits, call 498-7212 or email

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