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ALLIANCE FOR THE ARTS IN RESEARCH UNIVERSITIES OPENS CALL FOR PROPOSALS FOR FALL CONFERENCE AT KU

Posted by on Mar 22, 2019 in News

http://news.ku.edu/2019/03/20/alliance-arts-research-universities-opens-call-proposals-fall-conference-ku Thu, 03/21/2019 LAWRENCE — The Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities (A2RU) invites proposals for its national conference Nov. 7-9 at the University of Kansas. The submission deadline for proposals is April 5. A2RU is a national organization — supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts — that advances […]

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Incorporating humanities, arts, crafts, and design into curricula makes better scientists

Posted by on Mar 20, 2019 in Insights, News, Resources, Stories

Book and media reviews from the journal Science, edited by Valerie Thompson. ESSAY ART AND SCIENCE, SCIENCE EDUCATION Incorporating humanities, arts, crafts, and design into curricula makes better scientists By Robert Root-Bernstein 2 July, 2018 Read Article >>

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Arnold Shaw Popular Music Research Center

Posted by on Mar 19, 2019 in Centers and Institutes

The Arnold Shaw Popular Music Research Center’s collects, archives and makes accessible historical music materials, including music manuscripts, sheet music, recordings and memorabilia, related to the creation, performance and recording of popular music, including jazz, with a special emphasis on Las Vegas musical entertainment. Visit Website >>

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Notes from Monthly Conversation: Fostering Interdisciplinary Collaborative Research

Posted by on Mar 18, 2019 in Insights

Feb. 22, 2019 TAKEAWAYS Purpose: Sharing ideas about fostering and structuring incentive programs for interdisciplinary collaborative research • Used a webinar format so it produced a more casual and frank working conversation Definitions “Amplification” process: the work of connecting disciplines for the benefit of interdisciplinary research, practice and teaching while intentionally integrating the arts Questions […]

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University of Nevada-Las Vegas, College of Fine Arts

Posted by on Mar 18, 2019 in Programs

https://www.unlv.edu/finearts Vision and Mission Our mission is for UNLV’s diverse faculty, students, staff, and alumni promote community well-being and individual achievement through education, research, scholarship, creative activities, and clinical services. We stimulate economic development and diversification, foster a climate of innovation, promote health, and enrich the cultural vitality of the communities that we serve. Our […]

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NEA Report – The Arts in Neighborhood Choice

Posted by on Mar 15, 2019 in Resources

NEA Report – The Arts in Neighborhood Choice This report is based on analysis of the 2015 American Housing Survey—specifically an arts module that was co-authored by researchers at the National Endowment of the Arts and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The report enumerates and describes adults who value living near arts/cultural […]

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NGA – Rural Prosperity Through the Arts & Creative Sector

Posted by on Mar 15, 2019 in Resources

RURAL PROSPERITY THROUGH THE ARTS & CREATIVE SECTOR National Governors Association A NEW ACTION GUIDE offers research insights and lessons learned from states that are harnessing the power of the arts to drive rural prosperity. Produced by the National Governors Association (NGA) Center for Best Practices, the guide offers creative policy solutions that draw on home-grown arts […]

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University of Utah–Gardner Commons

Posted by on Mar 5, 2019 in Centers and Institutes

AN UNCOMMON SPACE November 12, 2018 FacebookTwitterShare A HOPE FOR THE FUTURE A wall plaque inside Gardner Commons shares Carolyn and Kem Gardners’ hope that students who study and learn in the space will: Be open to ideas and free from prejudices with a desire to continue learning, thinking critically and writing persuasively throughout their […]

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Abroms-Engel Institute for Visual Arts (AEIVA)

Posted by on Mar 1, 2019 in News

The University of Alabama at Birmingham Abroms-Engel Institute for Visual Arts (AEIVA) Birmingham, AL FOUNDING DIRECTOR The University seeks a dynamic, entrepreneurial Founding Director to position the Abroms-Engel Institute for Visual Artsas a distinguished contemporary art museum dedicated to outstanding exhibitions, public programs and creation of new art. Scheduled to be completed in January 2014, the 26,000-square-foot AEIVA […]

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UAB Fabric Artist Works with Community on Installation – a2ru

Posted by on Mar 1, 2019 in News

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