Missouri Humanities Council

Students create digital story map to trace Trail of Tears journey through Missouri

Posted by on March 1, 2021

Missouri S&T students created a digital exhibit to tell the story of how thousands of Native Americans travelled through Missouri nearly 200 years ago on a forced march westward that became known as the “Trail of Tears.”

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Trail of Tears documentary screening, discussion is tonight

Posted by on February 20, 2020

Attend a screening of the 2018 documentary film “Digadohi: Lands, Cherokee and the Trail of Tears” at 6:30 p.m. tonight (Thursday, Feb. 20) in Room 125 Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Hall. A panel discussion with the film’s creators and Native American leaders will follow the film.

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Learn about opportunities with Missouri Humanities Council

Posted by on March 25, 2019

All faculty and students are invited to attend an information session titled “Humanities, Heritage and History: Collaboration Opportunities with Missouri Humanities Council” 3-4 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, in the Missouri-Ozark Room of the Havener Center.

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Pranks? There’s a speaker for that

Posted by on January 8, 2019

Dr. Larry Gragg, professor emeritus of history, has been selected for the 2019-20 Missouri Humanities Council’s speakers’ bureau, named “Show Me Missouri: Conversations about Missouri’s Past, Present and Future.”

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Grant goes to produce play

Posted by on October 2, 2018

Based on the efforts of Dr. Jeanne Stanley, associate professor of arts, languages, and philosophy, Missouri S&T has received a grant from the Missouri Humanities Council with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Petra deWitt to speak on Missouri’s role in WWI

Posted by on November 7, 2017

Dr. Petra deWitt, assistant professor of history and political science, will present “Courage, Duty, Patriotism: The Missouri Home Guard during the Great War” at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, at Mineral Area College’s C.H. Cozean Library in Park Hills, Missouri.

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