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Blog Posts from August 2013

August 7, 2013
Ed Note: This is a cross post from the blog of . You can find the original post here . Homa Naficy is being honored as a White House Champion of Change for her leadership and commitment to libraries and museums around the United States. Throughout my twenty-year career working in...Read more
August 6, 2013
By Melissa Heintz Public Affairs Specialist, IMLS The Discovery Science Center in Santa Ana, Calif., is inspiring the youth of today for the challenges and advances of tomorrow. DSC President Joe Adams describes the science center as a place that gives youths hands-on exploration of the world...Read more
August 5, 2013
Powell Gardens, Kansas City's Botanical Garden Kingsville, MO lmmgpowellgardens.jpg Powell Gardens' Good to Grow program features age-appropriate modules on nutrition and healthy living taught within the nation's largest edible landscape, the Heartland Harvest Garden. Students learn how to make...Read more
August 1, 2013
By Claudia French Deputy Director for Museums, IMLS Over the past six months we've featured dozens of stories from Museum Grants for African American History and Culture program on the AAHC Forum series in the IMLS UpNext Blog. The AAHC Forum series provides a platform for sharing examples of the...Read more