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Meet the “People Who Come Out of the Water”

Indiana Humanities makes a splash with three new films about the White River

December 4, 2018
Downriver among the trees of the West Fork
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Downriver among the trees of the West Fork

Kevin McKelvey reflects on his Next Indiana Campfires experience at Mounds State Park area.

July 19, 2018
Next Indiana Campfires return to connect Hoosiers with literature, nature
Next Indiana Campfires
Next Indiana Campfires return to connect Hoosiers with literature, nature

Slate of programs will focus on White River watershed; book and film series to follow this fall

April 5, 2018
Indiana Humanities receives national award for best humanities program
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Indiana Humanities receives national award for best humanities program

The Federation of State Humanities Councils presented Indiana Humanities with the Schwartz Prize for its program, Next Indiana Campfires, on Nov. 3, 2017 in Boston. The Schwartz Prize is a national award endowed by Helen and Martin Schwartz, natives of Muncie, Ind., and recognizes outstanding public humanities programs across the country.

November 20, 2017
An extravagance of bluffs, ridges, trees, and glow worms
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An extravagance of bluffs, ridges, trees, and glow worms

Kevin McKelvey reflects on his Next Indiana Campfires experience at Tom and Jane Dustin Nature Preserve.

October 22, 2017
Mindful on the Water
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Mindful on the Water

Scholar-facilitator Micah Towery reflects on our recent Next Indiana Campfire paddling adventure at Eagle Creek Park in Indianapolis.

October 9, 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
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