Plan to Strengthen Study of Humanities Earns Support from The Teagle Foundation and the National Endowment for the Humanities
“The humanities are essential for the health of American civic life,” affirms the Teagle Foundation in its description of a new program, Cornerstone: Learning for Living, intended to foster student development and career success through transformative texts and curricular connections in general education.
Millsaps College has been awarded a $25,000 planning grant to bring this program, which is co-sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to Millsaps. The Millsaps grant proposal focused on how to leverage the college’s historic strengths and heritage within the humanities. (more…)Read Full Article