NEH Landmarks of American History and Culture Workshops are national residential workshops for community college faculty. These one-week projects take place at sites of historical or cultural significance across the nation. Participants receive stipends to defray travel and living expenses.
This program is open to full-time, part-time, and adjunct faculty at community colleges.
The ten workshops for 2011 are:
* Concord, Massachusetts: Transcendentalism and Social Action in Antebellum America
* Thomas Jefferson: Legacies and Landmarks
* African-American History and Culture in the Georgia Lowcountry: Savannah and the Coastal Islands, 1750-1950
* Landmarks of American Democracy: From Freedom Summer to the Memphis Sanitation Workers’ Strike
* Revolution to Republic: Philadelphia’s Place in Early America
* Passages: Community Memory and Landmarks of Migration in Cleveland
* Black Mountain College: An Artistic and Educational Legacy
* Pullman: Labor, Race, and the Urban Landscape in a Company Town
* The American Lyceum and Public Culture: The Rhetoric of Idealism, Opportunity, and Abolition
* Shipwrecks and Maritime Landscapes of the Great Lakes
More information about Landmarks of American History and Culture Workshops for Community College Faculty is available on the NEH website at www.neh.gov/projects/landmarks-college.html.
NEH also supports Summer Seminars and Institutes for College and University Teachers at sites across the country and abroad. Community college faculty members are eligible to participate in these two- to six-week projects. The list of NEH Seminars and Institutes for 2011, along with eligibility requirements and contact information for the directors, is available on the NEH website at .
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