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#HumCitizen: News Literacy and the Future of Journalism

South Carolina

Columbia & Rock Hill, SC – [curriculum, forums, panels] The council will partner with Winthrop University and the SC Press Association to support a seven-month series of public programs as well as a class at Winthrop University and internship and volunteer opportunities for Winthrop students. (Students, Public)

PROGRAM: Governor’s Awards

South Carolina

Oct. 19, 2017 – [Columbia] Recognizing outstanding achievement in humanities research, teaching and scholarship. The 2017 awards luncheon will honor four South Carolinians. (Award)

GRANT: General Information

South Carolina

South Carolina Humanities offers a variety of grant opportunities. Visit the council’s website to learn more about the types of grants offered, eligibility requirements, and application deadlines. (Public)

FESTIVAL: SC Humanities Festival

South Carolina

Aiken, SC – [festival] The 24th Annual SC Humanities Festival will take place in Aiken, SC on April 12 – 14, 2018. The 2018 festival, sponsored by SC Humanities, USC Aiken, and the City of Aiken, will highlight the rich cultural history of Aiken and celebrate the arts and humanities. (Public)

PROGRAM: Crossroads – Change in Rural America

South Carolina

Select locations, SC – [exhibit] Crossroads: Change in Rural America offers small towns a chance to envision their futures by exploring the changes that affected their fortunes over the past century. The exhibition will prompt discussions about what happened when America’s rural population became a minority of the country’s population and the ripple effects that occurred. (Rural Communities)

RESOURCE: SC Encyclopedia

South Carolina

Ongoing – [resource] The first comprehensive reference source of the people, history, and culture of South Carolina. (Publication, Online)

PROGRAM: Let’s Talk About It

South Carolina

Ongoing – [statewide] Book discussion series designed around themes ranging from women’s autobiography to heritage. (Reading and Discussion)

PROGRAM: Speakers Bureau

South Carolina

Ongoing – [statewide] South Carolina’s finest scholars travel throughout the state to share interests and spark discussion. (Presentation/Lecture)

PROGRAM: South Carolina History Day

South Carolina

Ongoing – [statewide] A competition for students across SC to engage them in historical research and analysis. A National History Day affiliate program. (Competition)

OVERVIEW: South Carolina Pulitzer Prizes Centennial Campfires Activities

South Carolina

2016 – [Archived] To commemorate the Pulitzer Prize centennial, SC Humanities partnered with SCETV, SC Public Radio and the University of South Carolina to present, “From the Jazz Age to the Digital Age: Pulitzer Prize Winners in South Carolina.” (Pulitzer Prizes Campfires, State Overview)

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