Nevada Humanities.

Explore. Experience. Engage.

Nevada Humanities provides opportunities for Nevadans to explore, experience, engage, and understand the world around them. We create programs and support projects that define the Nevada experience, feature local culture and heritage, and facilitate the investigation of ideas that matter to Nevadans and their communities.

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Help Us Enrich Nevada's Communities: Make a Gift to Nevada Humanities
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When we speak to people who support the work of Nevada Humanities they almost always talk about how our programs make them feel more deeply engaged in their communities, or how our programs have driven home ideas and perspectives about what it means to be a Nevadan. Join this amazing group of people by making your gift to Nevada Humanities today.

"I recognize that the economic future for Nevada is directly connected to our commitment to the Humanities.  I give my time and money to Nevada Humanities to help celebrate the great cultures of our state," says Tood Felts.
 
Writer and educator Christopher Coake believes that "the humanities aren't an abstract concept. By interacting with art, literature, music, and history, people can become better thinkers, better neighbors, better citizens. By bringing the best of the humanities to our state, by making our good life here...
February Salon: "Media Ethics in Medical Reporting"
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The February Salon addresses the topic of media ethics in medical reporting, continuing the conversation started by Laxalt Award recipient Dr. Sheri Fink.  The February panel of experts can speak to both the philosophies and methodologies behind media ethics, and also to the complications that arise when putting them into practice.  With the recent deluge of stories in the media regarding the...

Nevada Humanities Program Gallery
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Creating in the Desert
February 5th -- March 27th, 2015

Nevada Humanities brings together eleven artists from the University of Nevada Las Vegas, Master of Fine Arts program to present an exhibition of artworks February 5 through March 27, 2015. The works, on view at the Nevada Humanities Program Gallery in downtown Las Vegas, explore the...