Tag Archives: humanities

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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Wish NEH a Happy Anniversary on September 29th

Be Part of a National Celebration Wish NEH a Happy Anniversary at 12:00 PM CDT on Social Media September 29th marks the 50th anniversary of the National Endowment for the Humanities. NEH was created by the signing of the National … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings: 07/17-07/19

Small towns, big events! Check out KHC-supported events in Florence, Marysville, and more. Cottonwood Falls: College (1927) Starring Buster Keaton, College (1927) is a comedy that follows a bookish college student as he tries to become a athlete in order to impress a girl. … Read full article »

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Twelve Communities to Host Poet Laureate of Kansas™ Events

KHC announced the 12 Kansas communities that will host Poet Laureate of Kansas™ events in 2015-2016. Presentations and discussions exploring the humanities through poetry will be led by Eric McHenry of Lawrence, Kan., who was named the 2015-2017 Poet Laureate … Read full article »

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KHC Awards Five Spring Grants

KHC recently awarded $26,078 in Heritage and Humanities Grants to five organizations. Local contributions to the projects are estimated at $53,177. Nemaha County Historical Society, Seneca ($3,500) Strathman Photography Glass Plate Negative Collection A project to preserve, organize, and digitize … Read full article »

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Call for KHC Board Members

KHC is currently seeking nominations of Kansans to fill vacancies on its Board of Directors. Nominations are due April 1, 2015. “Kansas Humanities Council board members are cultural leaders who value the humanities — literature, history, philosophy — and their … Read full article »

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KHC Awards Veterans Grants to 17 Organizations

KHC recently awarded $14,420 in The Things They Carried Home grants to 17 organizations. Local contributions to the projects are estimated at $25,803. Four organizations received Preservation Project Grants to preserve, document, and create access to military artifacts and archival … Read full article »

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KHC welcomed NEH chair to Kansas

The Kansas Humanities Council (KHC) welcomed National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Chairman William D. Adams to the Eisenhower Presidential Library, Museum and Boyhood Home in Abilene on October 23, 2014, for one of his first official visits to a … Read full article »

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Give Reflection

When you give to KHC, you give the gift of reflection through humanities events that make us pause to consider the events of the past and engage in meaningful conversations about the present and future. The Midwest Center for Holocaust … Read full article »

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