The National Endowment for the Humanities is hosting a series of Google+ Hangouts on Air (hangouts available for public view) to illustrate how the sciences, arts, and humanities together respond to challenges and spur innovation. Follow NEH’s Office of Congressional Affairs on Google+ to watch the Hangouts and stay up to date! Live tweet the Hangouts with #STEMandHumanities.
COMING UP NEXT:
Tuesday, September 10th, 2013, 2pm Eastern Time
From Thomas Edison to Steve Jobs: Innovation from the Arts, Humanities and STEM
Part 2 of 3 in an NEH Google Hangout series
The Hangout participants will explain the STEM-to-STEAM movement and how NEH, NEA, and IMLS projects reflect the charge to integrate the arts and STEM.
The Hangout will feature:
Dr. John Maeda, President of the Rhode Island School of Design
Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (OR 1), Congressional STEAM Caucus Co-Chair
Congressman Aaron Schock (IL 18), Congressional STEAM Caucus Co-Chair
Perry Collins, National Endowment for the Humanities, Office of Digital Humanities Program Officer
Mary Downs, National Endowment for the Humanities, Division of Preservation and Access Senior Program Officer
Bill O’Brien, National Endowment for the Arts Senior Advisor for Program Innovation
Helen Wechsler, Institute of Museum and Library Services Supervisory Grants Management Specialist