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Humanities Presentation "What is Humanities?" for CASC
This video is for educational purpose only, I do not own the images or music. This was my presentation for my Humanities class at Carl Albert State College.
So you Want to Get a PhD in the Humanities
A bright motivated undergrad decides to ask her professor for a recommendation to graduate school.
Practicing the Humanities: Amanda Anderson at TEDxBrownUniversity
In this smart and engaging talk, Amanda Anderson makes a powerful case for the distinctive value of the humanities. About Amanda Anderson: Professor Amanda A...
The Humanities and the Future of the University | Mahindra Humanities Center
Participants: Lawrence S. Bacow President Emeritus, Tufts University Homi K. Bhabha Director of the Mahindra Humanities Center, Harvard University Stefan Col...
In Defense of Humanities
As universities across the country question the need for humanities education, John Landy, co-director of Stanford's Philosophy and Literature Initiative com...
John Lithgow on the Importance of a Humanities Education
At a time when so much focus has been on the need for the U.S. to nurture more graduates who specialize in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, ...
The big bang theory - The humanities
The big Bang theory.
The President Presents the 2013 National Medal of Arts and National Humanities Medal
President Obama delivers remarks at the presentation of the 2013 National Medal of Arts and National Humanities Medal, in the East Room of the White House, July 28, 2014.
Humanities is important because it - teaches us what it means to be human -teaches us about the world we live in -to think creatively and critically - to be ...
Martha Nussbaum - The Value of the Humanities
http://www.philosophybites.com/ Martha Nussbaum received her BA from NYU and her MA and PhD from Harvard. She has taught at Harvard, Brown, and Oxford Univer...
News & Observer
The White House (blog)
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:52:30 -0700
This afternoon, the President and the First Lady honored the 2013 National Medals of the Arts and Humanities recipients at the White House. The President told the recipients that their "accomplishments enrich our lives and reveal something about ...
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:26:15 -0700
President Obama told the 22 winners of the National Medal of Arts and the National Humanities Medal on Monday that their work is essential to American life. "The arts and humanities aren't just there to be consumed when we have a moment,' Obama said.
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:00:00 -0700
Diane Rehm, a constant in D.C.'s public radio scene since the 1970s, received a National Humanities Medal at the White House Monday. Rehm has hosted "The Diane Rehm Show" on WAMU (88.5 FM) since 1984 -- and, according to her show's site, nearly ...
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 03:52:30 -0700
The National Endowment for the Humanities supports research and learning in history, literature, philosophy, and other areas of the humanities by funding selected, peer-reviewed proposals from around the Nation. The Endowment brings high-quality ...
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:33:45 -0700
“The arts and humanities aren't just there to be consumed when we have a moment, we need them.” With those words, President Barack Obama awarded the National Humanities Medal to University of Oregon alumnus Johnpaul Jones and 11 other recipients ...
Inside Higher Ed
Inside Higher Ed
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:07:14 -0700
I wish I could report that things have gotten better since then, but alas, from what I've observed with several journals, magazines, and newspapers with which I'm associated, writing in the humanities remains dire. Want to avoid being published? Here's ...
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:37:30 -0700
Science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) operate at the core of the digital age. But the humanities factor prominently into the equation. Elements from the humanities — visual arts, empathy, storytelling — provide engagement to innovation.
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:00:00 -0700
July 28, 2014 3:15 PM EDT — President Obama awarded recipients of the 2013 National Medal of Arts and National Humanities Medal in a ceremony on Monday. Honorees included public radio host Diane Rehm, singer Linda Ronstadt and DreamWorks ...
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