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Articles with keyword "Humanities"

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The Root of STEM: The Buzz from the McBee Hive

By Ann Sneesby-Koch

The science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields are --and will be--essential in a world that is increasingly dependent on digital technology for our social interactions, economic livelihood, national security, and grumpy cat memes.  But this is not to say that the STEM fields have nothing to benefit from the humanities or that technological invention and innovation precludes the vital place humanities education and research has in a digital landscape.

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Zen and the Art of Cycling

Philosophical journeys in Illlinois.

Maggie Coval

In Focus

Maggie Coval of Colorado

Chautauquas, storytelling create "magical format" for the Humanities


Extraordinary Lives

A group who saved Western art from Nazi looting and a California farmer who redefined ancient warfare are included in the latest list of National Humanities Medalists.

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"Informed Patriotism"

NEH celebrates five years of We the People

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In Focus

Alabama's Bob Stewart

Alabama's Bob Stewart Builds and rebuilds on the humanities.

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Humanities on the Brain

New collaborations between neuroscientists and humanists look to reunite the "two cultures" of the academy.

Wayne Miller


Impertinent Questions with Wayne Miller

On the odd and brainy Claiborne Pell

Sara Ogger

In Focus

In Focus: New York's Sara Ogger

New York's Sara Ogger looks out her window and beyond the city.

Leon Kass


Searching for Truth: From Genesis to Genotype

Jefferson Lecturer Leon Kass describes his journey from medical school to the heart of the humanities.