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Women's Suffrage Centennial Launch

DATE: Tuesday, March 10

TIME: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

VENUE: The Linda, WAMC, 339 Central Avenue, Albany 

"Women's Time and Place: New York State and Women's Suffrage, 1917-2017"

Meet experts Carol Faulkner, Professor of History, The Maxwell School, Syracuse University; Laura Free, Associate Professor of History, Hobart and William Smith Colleges; and Alison Parker, Professor of History, SUNY Brockport, who will discuss the necessity of commemorating the struggle for women's suffrage in New York State.

Moderated by Alison Dunne, host of WAMC's 51%. 

The New York Council for the Humanities brings you this event in partnership with WAMC Northern Public Radio. Underwritten by Bolton St. Johns.

Please Click here to RSVP for the panel event! 


Grants 4 Women Workshop

DATE:  Wednesday March 11, 2015

TIME: 9:30AM - 11:30AM

VENUE: Cultural Education Center, Albany, NY 
Grants 4 Women! Council grants & program support to help you plan for the NYS Women's Suffrage Centennial. As the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage in New York approaches, the New York Council for the Humanities is interested in hearing from you about your ideas and plans for the centennial.  
Come for the workshop, stay to mingle.
  • LEARN about New York Council for the Humanities' grants & programs from Lauren Kushnick & Kate Sidley.
  • HEAR why the Centennial matters to the New York State Museum, New York State Library & New York State Archives Partnership Trust.
  • MEET other arts, cultural, & community organizations from the greater Albany area who care about the New York State Suffrage Centennial.
  • BRING your questions and grant proposal ideas too!
After the brief presentations, there will be ample time to meet and discuss program ideas with other attendees at this workshop.   

Let us know you're coming! Click here to RSVP.

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