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Fight efforts to eliminate the National Endowment for the Humanities and other federal humanities programs. While Congress makes budget plans this summer, please consider lobbying your representatives to express support for the NEH, IMLS, Title/VI Fulbright-Hays, and NEA.

Jessica Winegar announced as Interim Director for 2017-18

Professor Winegar (Anthropology and MENA) will serve as interim director of the Kaplan Institute while Director Wendy Wall is on leave in 2017-2018.

The Block Museum Leadership Circle will host a lively evening of celebration featuring Patricia Stratton, Northwestern Alumna and author of "The Chicago Picasso: A Point of Departure" followed by a walking tour of the Museum's renovated sculpture garden.