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Named after our first executive director, the Victor R. Swenson Humanities Educator award recognizes excellence in the teaching of the humanities. The $1,000 award is given to a Vermont educator in grades 6 through 12.
Nominations for the 2022 Swenson Award are due by August 1, 2022.
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Vermont Humanities*** December 7, 2021
Poet Sarah Audsley joined us at the Taconic Mountains Ramble State Park for Words in the Woods.
Humanities Camps are filled with reading and writing projects, field trips, and outdoor activities.
We won a 2020 Schwartz Prize for best public humanities programming in the U.S. for Vermont Reads 2019: “March: Book One.”
We supported Historic New England’s “More than a Market” project that explored the experiences of new Americans through food markets.
Our free public events help bring the power of the humanities to communities across Vermont.