Tag Archives: National Endowment for the Humanities

Humanities Happenings 2/20-2/21

Dodge City’s Latino Americans: 500 Years of History event is just one of the KHC-supported humanities events exploring cultural heritage, civil rights, and racial identity this weekend in Kansas. Dodge City: Foreigners in Their Own Land A screening and discussion … Read full article »

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KHC Receives “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” Grant

KHC has been selected to receive a competitive Latino Americans: 500 Years of History grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA). As one of 203 grant recipients selected from across the country, KHC will receive … Read full article »

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Preservation Workshops Rewarding Experience for All

In January, KHC awarded grants to thirteen organizations as part of Standing Together, a National Endowment for the Humanities initiative to promote understanding of the military experience and to support returning veterans. Each organization received a $300 grant to host public community … 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 seventeen organizations. Local contributions to the projects are estimated at $25,803. The grants support preservation projects and preservation workshops related to veterans and military service. The grants are … 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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Heart of the Matter Event

Please join the Kansas Humanities Council on October 23 for “The Heart of the Matter: Humanities and Civic Life,” a special event featuring William D. Adams, chair of the National Endowment for the Humanities. The event will be held at … Read full article »

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The Things They Carried Home Grants

Application Deadline: 5:00 PM on December 17, 2014. KHC invites museums, libraries, and other nonprofit organizations to apply for The Things They Carried Home grants supporting preservation projects and preservation workshops related to veterans and military service. Special consideration is given to … Read full article »

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Kansans Heart the Humanities

Over 120 Kansans have added their signatures to the letter to the House Interior Appropriations Subcommittee in support of funding for the National Endowment for the Humanities and State Humanities Councils, including the Kansas Humanities Council. Here is what they … Read full article »

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We Heart the Humanities. Do You?

The House Interior Appropriations Subcommittee is currently deliberating the FY 2015 funding bill. The current version of the bill eliminates all funding for the National Endowment for the Humanities and the state humanities councils, including the Kansas Humanities Council. What … Read full article »

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Created Equal in Kansas

Ordinary people do extraordinary things. Case in point: the Americans who participated in the civil rights movement. In honor of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, here are some stories and events related to the civil rights movement … Read full article »

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