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Save America’s Treasures Restores Key Artifacts of 9-11

Save America’s Treasures Restores Key Artifacts of 9-11
After almost 13 years since the events of September 11, 2001, the 9-11 Memorial Museum opens to the public. In that time thousands upon thousands of artifacts have been preserved as a testament to the people and events of that day. Save America’s Treasures made possible the conservation of one ... Read More »

PCAH and the Department of Commerce Co-Host Cultural Heritage Tourism Exchange to Address Tourism Opportunities

PCAH and the Department of Commerce Co-Host Cultural Heritage Tourism Exchange to Address  Tourism  Opportunities
The Administration announced in 2012 an ambitious national tourism plan that would double the number of international visitors to the US by 2021. This potentially huge influx of travelers presents a broad range of opportunities highlighted and addressed at the 2014 Cultural Heritage Tourism ... Read More »

National Student Poets Bring Poetry to Life for Audiences Around the Country

National Student Poets Bring Poetry to Life for Audiences Around the Country
Since the National Student Poets Program (NSPP) launched the class of 2013 last September, these five teenage poets have  been actively participating in readings and workshops, ranging from the White House to military bases to teacher conferences to local libraries, and more. By design, ... Read More »

PCAH's Film Forward's Dancing in Jaffa and the Power of Cultural Diplomacy

PCAH's Film Forward's Dancing in Jaffa  and the Power of Cultural Diplomacy
Film Forward’s Dancing in Jaffa and its principal subject world-renowned dancer Pierre Dulaine were recently showcased by the Aspen Institute Art Program at an event in Washington, DC.  The Carnegie Institute of Peace provided a perfect setting for the film, which tells the story of what ... Read More »

First Lady Michelle Obama Presents 2013 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award

First Lady Michelle Obama praised the power of the arts to change young people's lives as she presented the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program awards to thirteen programs at a ceremony in the White House’s East Room. With help from the heads of each of the program’s federal partners—the ... Read More »