Upcoming Events

April 26, 2017 6:30 PM in Manawa
"Human Trafficking in Wisconsin," by Rachel Monaco-Wilcox. A ShopTalk event. Event Details »

April 27, 2017 7:00 PM in Sturgeon Bay
"This Is a Real Job: Insights Into Arts Work," by Danielle Dresden & Donna Peckett. A ShopTalk event. Event Details »

April 27, 2017 6:30 PM in Keshena
Making Archaeology Public Project: Video Production Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the National Historic Preservation Act and Tribal Consultation Event Details »

April 28, 2017 5:30 PM in Green Bay
UntitledTown Book and Author Festival-Keynote with Michael Perry-Author reading and signing Event Details »

April 28, 2017 6:30 PM in Green Bay
UntitledTown Book and Author Festival-Benjamin Percy-Author reading and signing Event Details »

The WHC has huge impact map

We administer the only grant program in the state devoted to the public humanities. Every year, WHC grants provide $120,000 in support of projects in schools, libraries, museums, churches, historical societies, colleges and civic groups in communities big and small, rural and urban, all over the state. Here are some examples of projects we have funded!

Please call or write to your member of Congress and to Senators Ron Johnson and Tammy Baldwin today to ask for their support for full funding of the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Federal/State Partnership, which funds the Wisconsin Humanities Council.

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We believe in the power of face-to-face conversation and we value community. This comes through in our programs, which forward our mission to use – more

WHC programs have impacts that spread Big Impact, Many Ripples

The humanities are about who we are and how we fit together. There couldn’t be a more important time to talk about why the humanities – more

Flag displayed in a museum #SavetheNEH

An Argument for Maintaining Federal Funding for the Arts & Humanities This Opinion piece was published on March 8, 2017 in the Milwaukee Journal – more