Washington, DC is rich with world-class museums, dance, music and history that draw millions of tourists, yet so many of our youngest residents, our own DC students, may not get a chance to experience these cultural amenities, nor feel empowered to take full advantage of these resources in their hometown," said Lissa Rosenthal-Yoffe, executive director of the DC Arts and Humanities
Funding the Arts and Humanities
not only provides an economic stimulus to the community but it defines the quality of life for our residents.
and NAMM board treasurer, honored the 2014 National Arts and Humanities
Youth Awards winners at a White House ceremony in November.
If you wanted to do something, or even if you didn't know what you wanted to do, then the arts and humanities
were what you chose because they were useful for all kinds of jobs," she declared.
An advisory committee to the White House on cultural issues, with core areas of focus on arts and humanities
education, cultural exchange and creative economy (pcah.
Those who mentor undergraduate research in the arts and humanities
know the challenges of working with student researchers in disciplines in which solitary scholarship and individual creative processes are the norm.
Twenty UK universities planning to charge the maximum pounds 9,000 tuition fees from next year failed to make the top 200 for any of the six subjects examined for the QS World University Rankings for arts and humanities
Final year students from arts and humanities
courses have significantly lower expectations than finalists doing subjects such as business studies, engineering or IT," he said.
Of the estimated 200-plus arts and humanities
programs scattered throughout federal agencies, it appears that the majority of arts and humanities
funding is through the Department of Interior appropriations.
Bush, the honorary chairwoman of the President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities
, had previously recognized Will Power to Youth through the $10,000 Coming up Taller award in November 2003.
ENI)--Does spirituality animate college and university students engaged in the arts and humanities
more than their counterparts studying science or business?
The arts and humanities
are interconnected through the inclusion of history, criticism, and aesthetics.