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First Lady Michelle Obama Honors 2012 NAHYP Awardees at White House

First Lady Michelle Obama presented the 2012 NAHYP Awards to the winning program recipients at the White House on Monday, November 19, 2012. Each year, 12 out-of-school arts and humanities youth programs are honored for their accomplishments and celebrated for their transformative effects on ... Read More »

PCAH and the Sundance Institute Announce the 2013 Films and Filmmakers for Film Forward

PCAH and the  Sundance Institute Announce the 2013 Films and Filmmakers for Film Forward
Eight filmmakers have been invited to participate in this year’s Film Forward: Advancing Cultural Dialogue, which uses the power of cinema to engage audiences in dialogue, increasing awareness of shared stories and values across generations, language, education and borders. Now in its third ... Read More »

PCAH Announces the Inaugural Class of National Student Poets

PCAH Announces the Inaugural Class of National Student Poets
Five teenagers demonstrated to the 2012 Library of Congress’ National Book Festival audience on September 23 that poetry is alive and thriving amongst our nation’s youth. At a special ceremony during the Festival, Luisa Banchoff, age 17, of Arlington, VA, Miles Hewitt, age 17, of Vancouver, WA, ... Read More »

Turnaround Arts School Honored as White House Champion of Change

Kristen Hayes is an art instructor at the Turnaround Arts program's Savoy Elementary in Washington, DC. She was honored as a White House Champion of Change due to her leadership in school turnaround on August 21, 2012 -- The primary motivation behind my artmaking has always been to affect the ... Read More »

Fox Group Announces NAHYP Media Sponsorship

In Partnership with the President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities, Fox Audience Strategy Will Showcase Annual NAHYP Award Winners Washington, D.C. May 17, 2012 — Fox Audience Strategy, the department that identifies programming and operational opportunities that reflect diverse ... Read More »