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03.28.2014

The Harker Heights Herald reported that Doris Stevenson of Harker Heights High School attended the Humanities Texas teacher workshop "Understanding the Federal Government" in Dallas on February 21, 2014.

03.16.2014

The Valley Morning Star reported that Heidi Serrano of Gutierrez Middle School; Araceli Mata of Harlingen High School South; Wade Marcum and Myles Paredes, both of Memorial Middle School; Jason Acosta, Jose Luna Jr., and Priscilla Uribe, all of Mercedes Junior High School; and Russell Totora of Santa Rosa High School attended the Humanities Texas teacher workshop "Westward Expansion" in Edinburg on February 5, 2014.

03.14.2014

The Laredo Sun reported that Julia Benavides of United High School as well as Adriana Lopez-Casiano and Daniel Rodriguez, both of United South High School, attended the Humanities Texas teacher workshop "Understanding the Federal Government" in Austin on February 20, 2014

03.13.2014

Big Bend Now reported on the display of the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Camino al Norte: The Journey of Don Juan de Oñate at the Barton Warnock Visitor Center and four other Texas state parks and historic sites over the next thirteen months.

03.12.2014

The Cypress Creek Mirror reported that Tammy Lee-Koonce of Klein High School attended the Humanities Texas teacher workshop "The U.S. in the 1940s" in Houston on January 31, 2014.

03.12.2014

The Irving Weekly reported that Jennifer McDaniel of MacArthur High School attended the Humanities Texas teacher workshop "Understanding the Federal Government" in Dallas on February 21, 2014.

03.06.2014

Round Rock Independent School District reported on their website that Ridgeview Middle School received a Humanities Texas mini-grant to support the rental and display of the Humanities Texs traveling exhibition Africa in the Americas: Slavery in Spanish and Portuguese Realms throughout February.

03.04.2014

The Nueces County Record Star reported that Ed Roeder of Robstown High School attended the Humanities Texas teacher workshop "Westward Expansion" in Corpus Christi on February 6, 2014.

02.27.2014

The Alice Echo-News Journal reported that Michelle Ballard, Jessica Chavarria, and Becky Lutzke, all of Adams Middle School; Sharon Daniels of San Diego High School; and Sharon Wilson of Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco High School attended the Humanities Texas teacher workshop "Westward Expansion" in Corpus Christi on February 6, 2014.

02.21.2014

The Longview News-Journal: Panola Watchman reported on the display of the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition The Road to the Promised Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement through February 28, 2014 at the M. P. Baker Library at Panola College in Carthage.

02.14.2014

KWKT recognized Meyer High School teacher David Corkill, recipient of a Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

01.27.2014

The Tribune reported that Michelle Neyrey of Kingwood Middle School attended the Humanities Texas teacher workshop "Critical Events in U.S. History, 1776–1836" in Houston on October 2, 2013.

01.21.2014

The Chadron Record reported on the display of the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Fact, Fiction, and the New World: The Role of Books in the Making of America at the Mari Sandoz High Plains Heritage Center on the Campus of Chadron State College through March 7.

01.14.2014

KTSM News reported that Humanities Texas awarded the El Paso Museum of Archaeology a grant to support, in part, three speakers and two exhibitions on various topics from January through August 2014.

01.08.2014

The Pearland Journal reported on the display of the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Miguel Covarrubias: Caricaturista at the Brazoria County Historical Museum from January 6 through February 16.

12.30.2013

The Denton-Record Chronicle reported on the display of a traveling exhibition on Abraham Lincoln at Denton's South Branch Library through January 24. The library's accompanying lecture series is made possible by a Humanities Texas grant.

12.10.2013

KTRE News reported on the display of the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Signers of the Texas Declaration of Independence at the Nacogdoches Convention and Visitors Bureau from December 10, 2013, through January 6, 2014.

12.04.2013

The Austin American-Statesman reported on the fifth annual Humanities Texas Holiday Book Fair to take place on Saturday, December 7.

11.27.2013

My East Texas reported on the display of the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Signers of the Texas Declaration of Independence at the Nacogdoches Convention and Visitors Bureau from December 10, 2013, through January 6, 2014.

11.27.2013

The Region 13 Education Service Center highlighted Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching Awards on their website.

11.17.2013

The Brazosport Facts recognized Alvin High School English teacher Donna Pauley, recipient of a Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

11.13.2013

The Pleasanton Express reported that Christi Livingston of Jourdanton High School was selected to participate in the Humanities Texas teacher workshop "American Writing on the Civil War" in San Antonio on October 25.

11.07.2013

The Alice Echo-News Journal recognized Ben Bolt Palito Blanco High School teacher Sharon Wilson, recipient of a Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities award.

11.07.2013

KiiiTV3 News highlighted "Voices of South Texas," a walking tour of Corpus Christi's Old Bayview Cemetery, the oldest federal cemetery in Texas, with local historians portraying prominent individuals buried there. The program was made possible with a Humanities Texas grant.

11.07.2013

The Eagle recognized College Station High School English and journalism teacher Courtney Wellman, recipient of a Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

10.30.2013

The Brownwood Bulletin reported that Brownwood Middle School teacher David Stalcup attended the Humanities Texas teacher workshop on critical events in U.S. history from 1776 to 1836 in Dallas on October 4.

10.30.2013

The Freestone County Times reported that Fairfield Junior High School teacher Robert Shipley attended the Humanities Texas teacher workshop on critical events in U.S. history from 1776 to 1836 in Dallas on October 4.

10.21.2013

The Liberty County Vindicator reported that Lindsey Booth, an English teacher at Dayton High School, attended the Humanities Texas teacher workshop on teaching Shakespeare in Houston on September 20.

10.21.2013

KGNB radio recognized OakRun Middle School language arts teacher Shannon Duffy, recipient of a Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award on their website.

10.18.2013

The New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung recognized OakRun Middle School language arts teacher Shannon Duffy, recipient of a Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

10.06.2013

The San Angelo Standard-Times reported on the display of the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Border Studies at the Tom Green County Library in San Angelo from October 1 through October 31 as part of the Big Read program.

10.01.2013

KDBC News reported on their website that State Representative Marisa Márquez's office is seeking nominations for the 2014 Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching Awards.

09.24.2013

The Mineral Wells Index reported that the Palo Pinto Old Jail Museum will present the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Vaquero: Genesis of the Texas Cowboy, beginning Thursday, September 26 through October 29.

09.23.2013

The Laredo Morning Times recognized United South High School social studies teacher Rosa Clara Salazar, recipient of a Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

09.20.2013

Advocate Magazine recognized J. J. Pearce High School English teacher Alexandra Gandy, recipient of a Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

09.13.2013

The Mexia News reported that the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Annexation: Celebrating Texas Statehood will be on display at the Confederate Reunion Grounds from September 13 through September 22.

09.12.2013

The Vindicator reported that Texas Impressionism: Branding with Brushstroke and Color, 1885–1935, a group exhibition showcasing Texas artists who contributed to American Impressionism and funded in part by a Humanities Texas grant, will be on view at The Art Museum of Southeast Texas from September 27, 2013, through January 5, 2014.

09.08.2013

The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal reported on the display of the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Vaquero: Genesis of the Texas Cowboy at the National Ranching Heritage Museum in Lubbock.

05.09.2012

Humanities Texas is the featured organization in the May issue of Texas Insights.

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

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

07.01.2011

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

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