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ANN: Discovering Community: Students, Digital Media, and Place-Based Learning

The Vermont Folklife Center’s Summer Institute, Discovering Community: Students, Digital Media, and Place-Based Learning, brings together educators for an intensive five-day program July 7-11 in Middlebury, Vermont.

The Institute offers participants basic hands-on experience learning the methods of community-based research, the process of making a mini documentary, and the skills of working with digital media in a school setting.

Application Window Extended for 2014 Oral History Institute by Ohio Humanities Council

UPDATE: We have extra spaces available this year, so application remains open.  We are operating on a first come, first served basis for qualified applicants, so please apply as soon as possible.  Please visit ohiohumanities.org/programs/oral-history-institute.html for an application.

Collecting Military History OH Locations for Bibliography – Recap & Update

At last year’s OHA annual meeting in Oklahoma City, a variety of interest-group meetings were scheduled events. The Military Oral History Interest Group thought a starting project for us could be compiling a bibliography of military oral history projects.

H-Net academic announcements posted to the web 2014-05-08 - 2014-05-09

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CFP: Rural Women's Studies Association Triennial Conference

The deadline for submitting proposals for the 2015 Rural Women's Studies Association Triennial Conference in San Marcos, Texas, is May 15, 2014.

Call for Presentations and Papers
“The Local is Global”: Gender and Rural Connections across Time and Place

 Rural Women's Studies Association Triennial Conference
Hosted by Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas
February 12-14, 2015