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
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More than 20 nonprofits receive nearly $60,000 in grants

More than 25 libraries, schools, museums and other nonprofit organizations from Whiting to New Albany have received grants from Indiana Humanities this fall.

October 27, 2017
What version of Frankenstein should I read?
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What version of Frankenstein should I read?

Director of Programs Leah Nahmias comments on the versions of the novel we'll be using for One State / One Story: Frankenstein.

September 26, 2017
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Applications now open for Novel Conversations Speakers Program

Nonprofits can apply to bring Indiana authors to their community through Novel Conversations Speakers Program. Support for the Indiana Humanities program is provided by The Glick Fund, a fund of the Central Indiana Community Foundation.

August 29, 2017
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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