Frankenstein
Indiana Humanities receives prestigious $300,000 NEH grant for Frankenstein-related programming

The grant will expand and create new programmatic opportunities for communities across the state through One State / One Story: Frankenstein.

August 2, 2017
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World-renowned game designer coming to Gen Con

Indiana Humanities to host public conversation with Tracy Fullerton, creator of “Walden, a game” on Aug. 16; will host free conversation about game based on literary classic

July 10, 2017
Lessons from Limberlost
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Lessons from Limberlost

Audrey Fetters, a classroom teacher from Huntington, Ind., reflects on the experience of our Next Indiana Campfire at Limberlost State Historic Site and Loblolly Marsh last October.

June 29, 2017
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Seeking STEM + humanities projects for our new Quantum Leap grant

A new Indiana Humanities grant will provide up to $4,000 for libraries, museums, schools, historical societies and other tax-exempt organizations to develop programs that connect science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) with the humanities (history, literature, philosophy, religion, world languages and culture, etc.).

June 13, 2017
Meltzer Woods: A Recap
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Meltzer Woods: A Recap

Trek and Talk Guide Micah Towery reflects on his Next Indiana Campfires experience at Meltzer Woods.

June 7, 2017
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Historic preservation education projects receive $26,500 in grants

Indiana Humanities and Indiana Landmarks have awarded grants of up to $2,500 to 12 nonprofit organizations across Indiana. Grants totaling $26,530 were awarded to organizations located throughout the state from Dyer to Corydon.

June 7, 2017
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“Chew on This: Are You Sure?” to be held May 9 across the state

Hoosiers are invited to participate in a unique conversation model at restaurants across the state to discuss the nature of evidence and the ways we decide if it is reliable and valid. On May 9, Indiana Humanities will host simultaneous dinner conversations from 6:30-8 p.m. called “Chew on This: Are You Sure” at nearly a dozen restaurants from Valparaiso to Jasper.

April 18, 2017
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INcommon Grants provide more than $32,000 toward discussions of race and ethnicity

Nonprofit organizations from Kokomo to Bloomington have received an INcommon Grant from Indiana Humanities for projects that will spur public conversations and connect Hoosiers on topics involving social, cultural, economic and racial issues. Indiana Humanities awarded more than $32,000 to seven organizations through this one-time initiative supported by funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities’ Humanities and the Legacy of Race and Ethnicity Initiative, as well as The Indianapolis Foundation, a CICF affiliate.

April 10, 2017