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11.11.2016

The Mineral Wells Index reported that the Palo Pinto Old Jail Museum will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibitions Destination Mexico and Mexico: Splendors of Thirty Centuries this November.

10.16.2016

The Laredo Morning Times recognized LBJ High School teacher Ana Cristina Martinez as a recipient of a 2016 Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

10.13.2016

The Picayune reported that the Johnson City Library will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Russell Lee Photographs from October 17 to November 12.

10.08.2016

The Laredo Morning Times reported that the Texas A&M International University Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Shakespeare through October 31.

09.25.2016

The El Paso Herald-Post reported that the Texas Trost Society is opening multiple exhibitions throughout downtown El Paso sponsored in part by Humanities Texas.

09.14.2016

The Yuma Sun reported that the San Luis Library in San Luis, Arizona, will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition In His Own Words: The Life and Work of César Chávez through October 15.

09.02.2016

The Mineral Wells Index reported that the Palo Pinto Old Jail Museum will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Miguel Covarrubias: Caricaturista through October 8.

08.20.2016

The Katy Times reported that Westside High School English teacher Drue Harris was selected to attend the Humanities Texas institute "Teaching the American Literary Tradition" at The University of Texas at Austin in June 2016.

08.13.2016

The Weatherford Democrat reported that Millsap Middle School U.S. history teacher Ann Graham was selected to attend the Humanities Texas institute "America from Jefferson to Jackson" at the University of Houston in June 2016.

08.09.2016

The Killeen Daily Herald reported that Rancier Middle School U.S. history teacher Janine Fischbach was selected to attend the Humanities Texas institute "From Colonists to Revolutionaries" at The University of Texas at San Antonio in June 2016.

08.04.2016

The Borger News–Herald reported that Plemons-Stinnett-Phillips CISD English language arts teacher Susi Seaman was selected to attend the Humanities Texas institute "Teaching the American Literary Tradition" at The University of Texas at El Paso in June 2016.

08.04.2016

The Deer Park Broadcaster reported that Bonnette Junior High School U.S. history teacher Justin Kouba was selected to attend the Humanities Texas institute "From Colonists to Revolutionaries" at The University of Texas at San Antonio in June 2016.

08.03.2016

The Spring Observer reported that Dekaney High School U.S. history teacher Robert Mallory and Bailey Middle School U.S. history teacher Crystal Parliament were selected to attend the Humanities Texas institute "America from Jefferson to Jackson" at the University of Houston in June 2016.

07.25.2016

Rice University News and Media reported that a group of high school students participated in Ethics and Society, a three-week summer program offered by Rice's Department of Philosophy and supported by a grant from Humanities Texas.

07.20.2016

The Victoria Advocate reported that Stroman Middle School U.S. history teachers Matthew Hildrich and Elaina Rusk were selected to attend the Humanities Texas institute "America from Jefferson to Jackson" at the University of Houston in June 2016.

07.06.2016

The Picayune reported that Falls on the Colorado Museum in Marble Falls will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Lone Star and Eagle: German Immigration in Texas for Founders Day on July 9 and that the exhibition will continue at the museum on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays through July 30.

04.29.2016

Park Cities People reported that the Dallas Historical Society will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Vaquero: Genesis of the Texas Cowboy at the Hall of State at Fair Park beginning April 16.

04.28.2016

The Seminole Sentinel reported that Seminole Elementary School will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Mennonites in Texas: The Quiet in the Land to the public on May 10.

04.08.2016

The Del Rio News-Herald reported that Whitehead Memorial Museum will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Border Studies beginning April 1.

04.02.2016

The San Angelo Standard-Times reported that children's author John R. Erickson of Hank the Cowdog will hold two concerts at Stephens Central Library on April 15 and April 16 as part of a program made possible by a Humanities Texas grant.

03.12.2016

The Cleburne Times-Review reported that Godley ISD students had the opportunity to showcase their World War II projects when Godley High School displayed the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Images of Valor: U.S. Latinos and Latinas of World War II.

02.25.2016

The Paris News reported that the Bertha Voyer Memorial Library in Honey Grove will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Fact, Fiction, and the New World: The Role of Books in the Making of America through March.

02.23.2016

The The Houstonian reported that the Sam Houston Memorial Museum will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Mennonites in Texas: The Quiet in the Land through February 28.

02.22.2016

The Cy-Fair Magazine recognized Langham Creek High School U.S. history teacher Matthew Campbell as a recipient of a 2015 Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

02.15.2016

The Cleburne Times-Review reported that Godley High School will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Images of Valor: U.S. Latinos and Latinas of World War II through the end of February.

02.14.2016

The Houston Chronicle reported that the Rosenberg Railroad Museum will display a new exhibition, The Life and Times of the Pullman Porter, funded in part by a grant from Humanities Texas, through April.

01.23.2016

The Denton Record-Chronicle reported that the Denton County Office of History and Culture will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Behold the People: R. C. Hickman’s Photographs of Black Dallas in February and March in honor of Black History Month.

01.13.2016

Austin 360 reported that the Texas Teen Book Festival, a joint project of the Texas Book Festival and BookPeople, will be held on October 1st at St. Edward’s University with support in part from Humanities Texas.

12.18.2015

The Allen American recognized Allen High School literature and composition teacher Becky Adams as a recipient of a 2015 Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

12.16.2015

The Austin-American Statesman reported on the Humanities Texas–hosted dinner honoring Jane Chu, chairwoman of the National Endowment for the Arts, and William D. Adams, chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

11.30.2015

The Stephensville Empire-Tribune reported that the Tarleton State University’s W. K. Gordon Center for Industrial History of Texas will display Forgotten Gateway: Coming to America through Galveston Island, a Humanities Texas traveling exhibition, from December 8 to January 17.

10.02.2015

The Cypress Creek Mirror recognized Cypress Woods High School teacher Candace Tannous as a recipient of a 2015 Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

10.02.2015

Cypress Fairbanks Independent School District recognized Cypress Woods High School teacher Candace Tannous as a recipient of a 2015 Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

09.24.2015

The Corpus Christi Caller-Times recognized Baker Middle School eighth grade English teacher Todd Alan Moulder as a recipient of a 2015 Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

09.24.2015

KRIS 6 News recognized Baker Middle School eighth grade English teacher Todd Alan Moulder as a recipient of a 2015 Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

09.15.2015

The Denton Record-Chronicle reported that the North Branch Library in Denton will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Invasión Yanqui: The U.S.-Mexican War, 1846–1848 through October 15.

09.10.2015

The Austin American-Statesman recognized fourth- and fifth-grade teacher Robin Long of Windermere Elementary School in Pflugerville as a recipient of a 2015 Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

09.10.2015

The Austin-American Statesman recognized Windemere Elementary School teacher Robin Long as a recipient of a 2015 Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

09.10.2015

The Marshall Democrat-News reported that Missouri Valley College's Murrell Library in Marshall, Missouri, will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Voces Americanas: Latino Literature in the United States during National Hispanic Heritage Month.

09.05.2015

The Cypress Creek Mirror reported that the Lone Star College-CyFair branch of the Harris County Public Library will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas from Setpember 8 through October 6 as part of the library's "Powerful Women in Texas and Beyond: The Struggle for Women's Rights" month of programs and exhibitions.

12.01.2011

Old House Journal featured the Byrne-Reed House restoration in the cover story "The Remarkable Transformation of the Byrne-Reed House."

09.01.2011

The Byrne-Reed House restoration was featured in the article "Unwrapped" in Preservation magazine.

07.01.2011

Humanities magazine featured the Byrne-Reed House in the article "A Texas-Sized Renovation."

07.01.2011

Texas Architect highlighted the Byrne-Reed House restoration in the article "Unwrapped."

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