Tag: National Endowment for the Humanities

NEH Chair William D. Adams Announces Resignation

William D. Adams, the tenth chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities, has resigned from the agency.

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Rutgers-Newark Newest Americans Initiative Receives NEH Grant

Newest Americans has been awarded a Community Conversations grant of $310,000 from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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New Resource for Teachers

In partnership with the National Archives in Philadelphia, MARCH is pleased to announce a new guide for teachers and students, “Comparing Primary and Secondary Sources,” published on the website for National History Day Philadelphia.

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NEH to Sponsor 2016 Summer Institute about Duffy’s Cut

The summer 2016 institute, for middle school to 12th grade teachers, is supported by the NEH and hosted by Immaculata University and Penn Museum of Anthropology.

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NEH Summer Workshop: “Benjamin Franklin and the Americas”

La Salle University has received a National Endowment for the Humanities Landmarks grant that will bring 72 teachers from across America to Philadelphia this summer.

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The Athenaeum of Philadelphia Announces New Executive Director

The Athenaeum of Philadelphia announced Peter Conn as Executive Director, which took effect on January 1, 2016.

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University of Maryland and Dartmouth College to Host Crowdsourcing Workshop

The NEH has announced the award of a Cooperative Agreement to Dartmouth College and University of Maryland for a May 2015 event entitled ‘Engaging the Public: Best Practices for Crowdsourcing Across the Disciplines.'” The workshop will investigate how crowdsourcing works as an effective means for generating knowledge and connecting the public with cultural heritage resources.

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