NEH in the News
The University of Michigan Museum of Art has received a $500,000 NEH Challenge Grant, one of just nine total Challenge Grants for institutions across the United States. The museum intends to fundraise an additional $1.5 million in matching funds to generate enough financial resources to adapt in-house exhibits for online display and interaction, from The Detroit News.
Article by WBIR-TV of Knoxville, TN noting the publication by the University of Tennesee Press of the ninth volume of The Papers of Andrew Jackson, a project supported by a long-time NEH grant.
The Anderson County Library in Anderson, South Carolina to host conclusion panel discussion to mark their 8-month long NEH Bridging Cultures: Muslim Journeys project on December 7th, from the Independent Mail.
The Lawrence (KS) Public Library receives a $275,000 NEH Challenge Grant -- the largest such grant donation in the library's history -- to develop community reading programs, procure new technology, and digitize local records, from the Lawrence Journal-World.