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West Virginia State Capitol Dome
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Emancipating West Virginia

This October, the West Virginia Humanities Council welcomes Harold Holzer, one of the nation's leading Abraham Lincoln scholars for the 2013 McCreight Lecture in the Humanities.

Posted: July 22, 2013
UHC staff members Jean Cheney & Cynthia Buckingham
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Utah Humanities Council fosters Community Leaders

Two Utah Humanities Council staff members were recently recognized for their leadership roles and work for the common good for all Utahns.

Posted: June 24, 2013
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INconversation in Indiana: Rock & Roll Tales

Indiana Humanities hosts a lunchtime chat with rock & roll scholar Glenn Gass about one of the most iconic bands of all time, The Beatles. Posted: June 4, 2013
Pathways to Progress historic tour poster
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Touring "Pathways to Progress" in Nevada

Pathways to Progress bus tour and lecture takes participants on a guided trip through the history of Las Vegas!

Posted: April 25, 2013
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An Evening with Seitu Jones in Minnesota

Join Seitu Ken Jones, a Minnesota-based visual artist, in an evening of exploring ideas of food, equity, and community thanks to the Minnesota Humanities Center. Posted: April 22, 2013
Mele Lahui performed by the Royal Hawaiian Band
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Mele Lāhui Performed by the Royal Hawaiian Band

Mele Lāhui Performed by the Royal Hawaiian Band, a program presented by the Hawai'i Council for the Humanities and Royal Hawaiian Band, will explore the story of songs composed either during the time of the overthrow of the Hawaiian Kingdom or in remembrance of it and of the ali‘i.

Posted: April 15, 2013
Nerd Nite in Abilene
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Nerd Nite: Celebrating "Nerds" in Kansas

Nerd Nite brings self-proclaimed humanities, science, and pop culture "nerds" together to enjoy fun-yet-informative presentations in a social atmosphere.

Posted: April 3, 2013
Arizona Humanities Council: Sharing Words, Changing Worlds
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Arizona Humanities Council Celebrates 40 Years

The Arizona Humanities Council celebrates 40 years of bringing the humanities to Arizonans and honors first executive director Lorraine W. Frank.

Posted: April 3, 2013
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Alabama asks "What's Your Legacy?"

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of Birmingham’s role in the Civil Rights Movement, the Young Professionals Board of the Alabama Humanities Foundation is hosting "What's Your Legacy?: Impacting Our Communities 50 Years Later."

Posted: April 2, 2013