New original short films shot in Indiana available to stream online, for free
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New original short films shot in Indiana available to stream online, for free

Indiana Humanities launches month-long digital film festival to share films about how Hoosiers relate to each other across urban, suburban and rural divides

April 3, 2020
Indiana Humanities to suspend events through April
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Indiana Humanities to suspend events through April

Indiana Humanities is committed to public health and safety, and we recognize that the recent outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) raises concerns for many.  Out of an abundance of caution, we have made the decision to suspend programs and events that we organize through the end of April, and our staff will transition to …

March 11, 2020
New grants aimed at preserving Indiana women’s history
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New grants aimed at preserving Indiana women’s history

Indiana Humanities is partnering with the Office of Community and Rural Affairs to create Preserving Women’s Legacy Grants, a project of the Indiana Women’s Suffrage Centennial

March 10, 2020
Request for Proposals: Consultant and Trainer: Organizational Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Transformation
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Request for Proposals: Consultant and Trainer: Organizational Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Transformation

Indiana Humanities invites proposals from qualified applicants interested in entering into a contract to perform consulting and training services related to organizational equity, diversity and inclusion transformation. We are seeking services that will help members of our staff and board build skills and competencies as IH strives to operationalize diversity, …

February 19, 2020
National Humanities Conference will come to Indianapolis to explore issues at the ‘Crossroads’
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National Humanities Conference will come to Indianapolis to explore issues at the ‘Crossroads’

Indiana Humanities will host the November gathering sponsored by the Federation of State Humanities Councils and the National Humanities Alliance

February 11, 2020
2020 statewide read invites Hoosiers to explore Jean Thompson’s ‘The Year We Left Home’
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2020 statewide read invites Hoosiers to explore Jean Thompson’s ‘The Year We Left Home’

Indiana Humanities’ One State / One Story program will offer book-related events across the state and visits by the author

February 4, 2020
SEVENTH ANNUAL FAIRBANKS SYMPOSIUM AT THE UNIVERSITY OF INDIANAPOLIS EXPLORES WOMEN IN CIVIC LEADERSHIP
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SEVENTH ANNUAL FAIRBANKS SYMPOSIUM AT THE UNIVERSITY OF INDIANAPOLIS EXPLORES WOMEN IN CIVIC LEADERSHIP

As the nation marks the centennial of women’s suffrage, the Seventh Annual Richard M. Fairbanks Symposium on Civic Leadership, hosted by the University of Indianapolis on March 6, will explore the impact of women in civic leadership both regionally and across the country.

January 29, 2020
Smithsonian exhibit about rural America travels to Elkhart County as part of six-town Indiana tour
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Smithsonian exhibit about rural America travels to Elkhart County as part of six-town Indiana tour

Indiana Humanities is powering the tour as part of its INseparable initiative, which explores rural, suburban and urban dynamics

January 23, 2020