In The New Liberal Arts,” Sanford J. Ungar, president of Goucher College, argues that a liberal arts education is still relevant in today’s economy. This award supports projects and initiatives in the field of visual arts commencing on or after 1 January 2017. Positive behavioral supports are research based and best practice, to change a child’s behavior for the long term. For the past twelve years, under the guidance of Bruce Burris and Crystal Bader, Latitude has provided opportunities and supports that encourage people to create, explore and develop their interests and abilities as art makers.
Offering networking and professional development opportunities for early and second career professionals while connecting them to thought leaders in the field through the Emerging Arts Leaders. As a result of our arts policy, Stone Soup Coffee House, the Sandra Feinstein Gamm Theater, All Children’s Theater, the Foundry Artist Group and Mixed Magic Theater have relocated into Pawtucket.
Teaching through the arts is the most powerful tool that teachers can give in their classrooms because it enables the students to achieve their highest level of learning. Some students may resist what they see as indoctrination to a liberal political agenda in the term liberal arts.
This brief uses existing research on urban culture and community arts to make a case for culture-based revitalization from the bottom up. This brief highlights a particular kind of social network—the geographically-defined networks created by the presence of a density of cultural assets in particular neighborhoods.
When an artist calls the City for assistance, every department, from the City Hall receptionist, the Mayor’s Office, Zoning, Parks and Recreation, to the Tax Assessor’s Office, knows where to locate me. It should not take dozens of phone calls to track the City’s arts advocate down.