In the Field

NEH Program Officer Mary Downs to Attend 2014 AASLH Annual Meeting

September 17, 2014 | By NEH Staff

Mary Downs, Senior Program Officer in the Division of Preservation and Access, National Endowment for the Humanities, will be at the upcoming American Association of State and Local History Annual Meeting (St. Paul, MN, Sept. 17-20, 2014), at the Crowne Plaza, St. Paul-Riverfront located at 11 East Kellogg Blvd.  If you are interested in learning more about NEH funding opportunities, particularly in Preservation and Access, the Digital Humanities, Public Programs, Challenge, and Education, find Mary (and other NEH staff) at Exhibit Booth #303.  Conference Web site and program at: http://about.aaslh.org/conference/

You may also be interested in attending the session “NEH: Fostering Collaboration for Broad Community Impact,” to be held on Friday morning, Sept. 19, (8:30-9:45am) at the Crowne Plaza, in Room Governors II, where you can also meet NEH program officers Andrea Anderson (Challenge) and Tricia Brooks (Public Programs) as well as speakers and NEH grantees Casey DeMarais (Minnesota Humanities Center), Steven Bromage (Maine Historical Society), and Holly Alonso (Hacienda Peralta).