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Ohio Humanities invests in important untold Ohio stories and leverages major support for Lucy Braun – Pioneer Ecologist

Published: March 23, 2017

Photo: Lucy Braun (right) fords stream during field research in 1910 at Beechwood Camp, Hueston Woods, Ohio. Courtesy, Willard Sherman Turrell Herbarium, Miami University. Lucy Braun (1889-1971) was a trailblazer in the field of ecology and for women in science. She was the second woman to receive a PhD… Read More

Ohio Chautauqua Presents Marie Curie

Published: March 8, 2017

Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas. -Marie Curie    Marie Skłodowska Curie (7 November 1867 – 4 July 1934) was a Polish and naturalized-French physicist and chemist who conducted pioneering research on radioactivity. She was the first woman to win a Nobel… Read More

From the Director: The Humanities Matter

Published: March 6, 2017

By now, I’m sure you have heard from various sources that the White House plans to balance the federal budget by eliminating several agencies, including the National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. As I write, Congress is finalizing a… Read More

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