Reflections on Adrian Matejka’s visit to Franklin Central High School
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Reflections on Adrian Matejka’s visit to Franklin Central High School

On February 21, 2017, Pulitzer Prize–nominated poet Adrian Matejka visited Indianapolis’s Franklin Central High School as part of Indiana Humanities’ Novel Conversations Speakers Program. In this guest blog post, Franklin Central English teacher and Creative Writing Club sponsor Lisa Laker shares details about Matejka’s visit.

March 16, 2017
Six Things We Learned about Urban Parks & Greenspaces at #Fairbanks17
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Six Things We Learned about Urban Parks & Greenspaces at #Fairbanks17

In early March, we partnered with the University of Indianapolis for the fourth annual Richard M. Fairbanks Symposium on Civic Leadership.
Join us in reflecting on six takeaways from the day.

March 7, 2017
5 Great Lessons We Learned From Doris Kearns Goodwin
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5 Great Lessons We Learned From Doris Kearns Goodwin

We had the unique opportunity to host an intimate conversation with preeminent presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin in December 2016. Join us in reflecting on the five great lessons she shared.

December 24, 2016
TILT: An Arts & Humanities Mixer [Recap]
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TILT: An Arts & Humanities Mixer [Recap]

On Tuesday, Oct. 27, we joined forces with the Arts Council of Indianapolis to host TILT: An Arts & Humanities Mixer! In celebration of National Arts & Humanities Month, our organizations used the event to blend the best of the arts and humanities. The event featured two rounds of an artist and a …

November 10, 2015
Spirit & Place Festival: Dream Big!
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Spirit & Place Festival: Dream Big!

Erin Kelley, Spirit & Place program director, details the upcoming Spirit & Place Festival, Nov. 6 - 15.

November 2, 2015
City Suppers Return!
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City Suppers Return!

Guest blog by Emily Vanest, program director at Harrison Center for the Arts

October 22, 2015
Your Next Read: TEDxIND Keep It Simple Bookshelf
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Your Next Read: TEDxIND Keep It Simple Bookshelf

Check out an eclectic mix of titles suggested by the TEDxIND speakers and planning team to help you reflect on what we gain when we "keep it simple."

September 30, 2015
5×5 Read Indy: An Event Recap
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5×5 Read Indy: An Event Recap

Indiana Humanities and our friends at Indy Reads are thrilled with the success of Read Indy, a 5×5 series event. Circle City residents joined us on the evening of Thursday May 14 at Fountain Square Theatre to eat, drink and be inspired. With only five minutes and five slides, each …

May 28, 2015