2010 - 2010

2010 Major Accomplishments

  • 2010 Richard Hugo’s Selected Poems chosen as One Book Montana.
  • NEH Site Visit in Missoula.
  • “State of Montana” public forum with Pat Williams and Lorents Grosfield, moderated by Brian Kahn.
  • Strategic Planning Retreat, Camus Creek Ranch.
  • Hosting NEH Chairman Jim Leach on “Civility Tour” in Billings.
  • Meaning of Service grant renewed.
  • Humanities Montana Festival of the Book features Hugo Karaoke and A Shiver Runs Through It: The Ghost Gala.
  • Grants provided for films focused on “the Red Corner” and “Indian Relay.”
  • Grants provided for “End of Life Choices Conference” in Helena, “German Gulch Interpretive Website,” “Glacier National Park Exhibit,” Montana Musueum of Art and Culture, and more.
  • Record number of requests for OpenBook programs.
  • Humanities Montana staff present on social media and rural programs at National Humanities Conference.