Tag Archives: humanities

Can We Count on You?

News outlets recently began reporting on the possible plan to eliminate funding for the National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Endowment for the Arts, and other important agencies critical to our American democracy. Many of us thought the same … Read full article »

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12 Months of the Humanities

Happy New Year from the Kansas Humanities Council! As we embark upon a new year, KHC has 12 months of hometown humanities experiences to keep you engaged and inspired in 2017.

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2016 in Stories

Kansans know that stories teach us, unite us, move us, and make us and that’s why telling Kansas stories is so much a part of what KHC does. Last year, KHC supported 788 humanities events in 127 communities and worked … Read full article »

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Give Stories that Move Us and Make Us

Stories drive the humanities. Stories that make us who we are, stories that move us, stories that unite us, and stories that inspire us to engage in our communities. Last year, 788 humanities events shared and preserved stories in 127 … Read full article »

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KHC Awards Eight Grants

KHC recently awarded $51,014 in Humanities and Heritage grants to eight Kansas organizations. Local contributions to the projects are estimated at $238,011. Do Good Productions, Inc., Leawood ($9,900) “Archiver Podcast” The nine-episode “Archiver” podcast series takes listeners on a journey … Read full article »

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Call for KHC Board Members 2016

The Kansas Humanities Council is currently seeking nominations of Kansans to fill vacancies on its Board of Directors. Nominations are due April 22, 2016. “Kansas Humanities Council board members value the role of the humanities in strengthening the civic and … Read full article »

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2016 Humanities & Heritage Grant Guidelines Available

UPDATE:             KHC announces Heritage, Humanities, and Kansas Town Hall grant opportunities for Kansas nonprofits in 2016. Kansas Humanities Council grants support projects that use the humanities to connect people with ideas, places, and history. … Read full article »

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KHC awards twelve grants

KHC recently awarded $70,611.00 in Humanities and Heritage grants to twelve organizations. Local contributions to the projects are estimated at $350,151.00. Carriage Factory Art Gallery, Newton ($2,105) “Vernon Rickman, Smithsonian Sculptor: Artful Life of a Kansan” An oral history project … Read full article »

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Make a difference in the cultural lives of Kansans

What do you give when you give to KHC? Join KHC on #GivingTuesday, December 1, 2015 to find out. Follow KHC on: Facebook Twitter Instagram Pinterest Want to Give Now?

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Humanities Happenings 11/13-11/15

The Hometown Teams Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibition tour is coming to an end after ten months of touring Kansas. Humboldt: Closing Ceremony This weekend is your last chance to see the Hometown Teams Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibition in Kansas! The exhibition … Read full article »

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