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NEH Challenge Grant Roundtable Discussion
April 20, 2015
NEH Challenge Grant Roundtable Discussion

Join Senior Program Officer Brandon Johnson for a roundtable discussion as part of a National Endowment for the Humanities “listening tour” on Monday, May 4 from 11 am to 1 pm in Room 2310 of the Student Center. We will discuss the future direction of NEH Challenge Grants and how the humanities might respond to the needs and challenges we face as Americans.

Linda Pace Samuel to Discuss Book Series in Tuskegee
April 21, 2015
Linda Pace Samuel to Discuss Book Series in Tuskegee

The public is invited to a talk by Linda Pace Samuel on Thursday, April 23 at noon at the Tuskegee History Center (104 South Elm Street, Tuskegee.) Samuel will discuss her journey in writing the Return of the African Diaspora book series.

Speak Easy, Listen Hard at Fieldwork Projects Gallery
April 23, 2015
Speak Easy, Listen Hard at Fieldwork Projects Gallery

The public is invited to “Sammy’s Colorful Poetic Artistic Performance,” an exhibit and silent auction, at Fieldwork Projects Gallery (420 South Gay Street) on April 29 at 5:00 p.m. The exhibit is hosted by “Speak Easy, Listen Hard,” a class led by Breeden Scholar Rick Lowe and Professor Wendy DesChene

Bert Hitchcock Award in Southern Studies
April 16, 2015
Bert Hitchcock Award in Southern Studies

The public is invited to the inaugural presentation of the Bert Hitchcock Graduate Award in Southern Studies on Wednesday, April 22 at 3:00 p.m. in the Caroline Marshall Draughon Auditorium of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library. The 2015 recipient, Lydia Ferguson, will discuss “Agency and the Aged Slave: Reality Versus Representation in 19th Century America.”

Alabama's Civic Health: A Conversation
April 7, 2015
Alabama's Civic Health: A Conversation

Join us for a conversation about the Alabama Civic Health Index on April 14, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. in the Coleman Fellowship Hall of Auburn First Baptist Church. 

Last Updated: July 31, 2015