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Environmental Studies: Rust to Green

Environmental Studies: Rust to Green A reflection by Dr. Andrea Armstrong, Lafayette College The LVEHC course transformation grant brought about a new unit in my EVST 220 People, Places, and Environments of the Mid-Atlantic course. With this grant and the…

Bushkill Creek Bug Symposium

Join the Karl Stirner Arts Trail as they welcome the newest installation on the trail: Brandon Ballengeé’s Love Motel for Insects: Anax Junius Variation. ***UPDATE: The BBQ has moved to tomorrow, Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. due to rain…

Object Making: Techniques for Visual Narrative

Reflections on an Artist Collaboration by Jill Odegaard, Cedar Crest College With funding from an LVEHC semester-long Artist Collaborations grant, Cedar Crest College professor Jill Odegaard partnered with artist Rachel Sherk to engage students from Cedar Crest College and the…

Documentary Storymaking Capstone Reflection by Dr. Andy Smith

The Spring 2019 Capstone course in Documentary Storymaking saw five students from three Lehigh Valley institutions (Lafayette College, Lehigh University, Muhlenberg College) completing and on May 10, 2019 screening five original documentary films. During the semester students studied and made…

Interactive Installation @ Muhlenberg College (04/01-04/13)

COMMUNAL RECONNECTIONS?: A DEVISED INTERACTIVE INSTALLATION Come explore the connections, disconnections, and reconnections between the Muhlenberg community and the city of Allentown. Visit the different stations designed by Theatre students. Be ready to listen, look, and smell possibilities for change,…

Workshop Explores “Meaningful Community Partnerships”

  On Saturday, March 30th, 40 participants gathered at Lafayette College to participate in a workshop focused on “Creating Meaningful Community Partnerships.” Lead by the Sigal Museum‘s Curator, Brittany Merriam, the workshop featured four presenters (Ken Jones Jr and Ron…

Accepting Applications: LVEHC Community Partnerships Workshop

The Lehigh Valley Engaged Humanities Consortium is pleased to announce its upcoming workshop, entitled “Creating Successful Community Partnerships,” on March 30th, 2019. Brittany Merriam, Curator of the Northampton County Historical and Genealogical Society/Sigal Museum, alongside special guest presenters throughout the…

Writing Retreat: Applications Open!

The LVEHC Writing Community is happy to announce that the application for the 2019 Masterclass and Retreat is now live! We will be accepting applications for both the Masterclass (June 1st) and the Writing Retreat (June 2nd-8th) through March 15th, 2019. The Masterclass…