May 15, 2017 – The Rhode Island Council for the Humanities welcomes nine new members to its Board of Directors including Christina Bevilacqua, C. Alexander Chiulli, Esq., Elaine B. Fain, MD, Michael R. Fein, PhD, Jessica Kowal, Kenneth C. Newman, Julie Nora, PhD, Jonathan Stevens, and David Syroney, Esq., CTFA. The new members bring expertise […]
The Rhode Island Council for the Humanities is looking for a part-time Administrative Coordinator to join our team in early July 2017!
$146,132 IN GRANTS AWARDED TO 16 HUMANITIES INITIATIVES Rhode Island Council for the Humanities and grantees gathered Thursday to celebrate the role of humanities in civic life PROVIDENCE, RI — Thirty representatives from civic and cultural organizations around Rhode Island gathered at the Tiverton Public Library Thursday as the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities […]
Saturday, April 8, 2017 – On a beautiful spring afternoon, hundreds of Rhode Islanders poured into McVinney Auditorium in Providence for the 15th annual Reading Across Rhode Island program with Bryan Stevenson, author of Just Mercy and founder of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama. Honorary Co-Chair Judge Judith Colenback Savage opened the event commenting that this […]
Thursday, April 6, 2017 – Rhode Island has a long history of leading the way when it comes to taking a stand for the value of the arts and humanities in the civic life of our nation. Last week this tradition continued under the leadership of Rep. Jim Langevin (D-RI) who brought forward a Special Order […]