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09.13.2018

Liberal First reports that the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition In His Own Words: The Life and Work of César Chávez is on display September 17 to October 15 at the Seward County Community College library in Liberal, Kansas.

09.10.2018

The Longview News-Journal reports that The Blessings of Liberty: The U.S. Constitution, a Humanities Texas traveling exhibition, is on display through October 7 at LeTourneau University in Longview.

09.04.2018

BR Proud reports that Images of Valor: U.S. Latinos and Latinas in World War II, a Humanities Texas traveling exhibition, is on display at the USS KIDD Veterans Museum in Baton Rouge through October 31.

09.04.2018

The Temple Daily Telegram reports that the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Vaquero: Genesis of the Texas Cowboy is on display at the Bell County Museum in Belton until December 29.

08.30.2018

The Valley Town Crier reports that the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Mexico: Splendors of Thirty Centuries is on display at the Mission Historical Museum. 

08.27.2018

The Valley Morning Star reports that the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Cartooning Texas: One Hundred Tears of Cartoon Art in the Lone Star State is currently on display at the Harlingen Arts & Heritage Museum.

08.23.2018

Sulphur Springs News-Telegram reports that Ryan Petty, a Cumby Independent School District history teacher, attended the Humanities Texas summer institute "The Gilded Age" in Dallas.

08.22.2018

The Gilmer Mirror reports that the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition The Blessings of Liberty: The U.S. Constitution will be on display from September 7 through October 7 at LeTourneau University in Longview.

08.14.2018

The Valley Morning Star reports that the Harlingen Arts & Heritage Museum and the RGV Museum Association will host the opening reception for the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Cartooning Texas: One Hundred Tears of Cartoon Art in the Lone Star State on Thursday, August 23, from 6 to 8 p.m.

08.01.2018

The Madisonville Meteor reported that North Zulch ISD history and English teacher Joan Osth was selected to attend the Humanities Texas summer institute, “Teaching the American Literary Tradition,” in San Antonio. 

07.27.2018

The Katy Times reports that Tompkins High School English teacher Lynnette Lyons attended "Teaching the American Literary Tradition," a Humanities Texas summer institute in San Antonio. Katy High School U.S. history teacher Rebecca Lacquey attended the Humanities Texas summer institute titled "America in the 1920s and 1930s" held in Austin.

07.27.2018

The Marshall News Messenger reports that Raegan Stearns will present a lecture titled "UNSHUTTERED: Picturing African American Life and Culture" on August 4 at the Marshall Public Library. This lecture is free to the public and was made possible in part by a grant from Humanities Texas.

07.27.2018

The Burleson Star reports that Steffanie Johnson, English teacher at Burleson High School, attended the Humanities Texas summer institute titled "Teaching the American Literary Tradition" in Austin.

07.27.2018

The Times Record News reports that Humanities Texas and the Texas Archive of the Moving Image will host the Wichita History Harvest and Texas Film Round-Up on August 4 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wichita Falls Public Library.

07.26.2018

The South Austin Patch reported that the Texas Teen Book Festival has announced the line up of authors for their event on October 6. This program is funded in part by a grant from Humanities Texas.

07.25.2018

My Plainview reports that Ash High School English teacher Nicole Abell participated in the Humanities Texas ELA summer institute titled “Teaching the American Literary Tradition” in San Antonio.

07.25.2018

The Orange Leader reports that West Orange-Stark Middle School U.S. history teacher Ulysses Hobbs attended “The American Colonies,” a Humanities Texas summer institute held in Houston.

07.25.2018

The Weatherford Democrat reports that Angela Russell, English teacher at Compass Center, participated in the Humanities Texas ELA summer institute “Teaching the American Literary Tradition" in San Antonio.

07.19.2018

The Athens Daily Review reports that Cross Roads High School English teacher Kimberly Sherrell attended the Humanitites Texas summer institute titled "Teaching the American Literary Tradition" in Austin.

05.09.2018

The Jacksonville Progress reports that Caddo Mounds State Historic Site received the 2018 Paul E. Buchanan Vernacular Architecture Award for the construction of a grass house. The house is an educational tool for visitors, helps preserve Caddo building traditions, and was made possible in part by a grant from Humanities Texas.

04.09.2018

The South Bend Tribune reports that Voces Americanas: Latino Literature in the United States, a Humanities Texas traveling exhibition, is on display at the St. Joseph County Public Library through April 30 .

03.19.2018

The Del Rio News-Herald reports that the Whitehead Museum will feature the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition In His Own Worlds: The Life and Work of César Chávez beginning March 24.

03.05.2018

The Huntsville Item reported that Charlie Rhodarmer was the featured speaker for Huntsville's 37th annual Texas Independence Day and General Sam Houston Birthday Celebrations. This event was made possible in part by a grant from Humanities Texas.

02.28.2018

The Del Rio News-Herald reports that Whitehead Memorial Museum will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Changing the Face of Power: Women in the U.S. Senate now through March 23.

02.07.2018

Everything Lubbock reported that the Patterson Branch Library will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Black Art—Ancestral Legacy: The African Impulse in African American Art from February 12 through March 12.

01.03.2018

Everything Lubbock reported that the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition The Treasures of Tutankhamun will be on display at the Patterson Branch Library January 8 to February 5.

01.03.2018

The Texarkana Gazette reported that Pleasant Grove High School art teacher Nicole Brisco received a 2017 Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching Award.

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

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

07.01.2011

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

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