Latest National Endowment for the Humanities Stories

2014-06-27 16:22:57

PHILADELPHIA, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Humanities Council (PHC) has been awarded a $72,000 Discovery Grant from The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage (The Center) for the Chester Cultural Corridor (C3) Project. PHC is partnering with the City of Chester, Widener University, and Chester Arts Alive! to launch this model civic engagement project that uses innovative theatre techniques to create identity, inspire innovative problem solving, and revitalize...

2014-04-10 12:25:06

PHILADELPHIA, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Humanities Council is seeking individuals to fill open seats on its board of directors in 2014. Candidates should reside in Pennsylvania or be employed full-time in Pennsylvania. Board nominees and applicants are chosen on the basis of their experience, diversity, and commitment to the public humanities, including history, art, literature, and culture. Board members must be committed to advancing PHC's...

2013-06-27 23:30:21

The Society of Architectural Historians announces this week that it has been awarded a Humanities Collections and Reference Resources grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to significantly expand Rotunda’s SAH Archipedia. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Newly launched, SAH Archipedia (http://sah-archipedia.org) is an online resource developed in collaboration with UVA Press and edited by Gabrielle Esperdy, Associate Professor of Architecture at NJIT, and Karen Kingsley,...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.