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John Brademas: An Appreciation

As an 11-term congressman from Indiana, Brademas left an historic legacy that altered this nation’s cultural and educational landscape. He was principal sponsor of legislation that created the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities in 1965, as well as ... Read More »

PCAH Releases New Turnaround Arts Video

A new Turnaround Arts video was unveiled at the White House Turnaround Arts Talent Show, where students from Turnaround Arts schools nationwide performed for First Lady Michelle Obama. Powerfully delivering the message that all children deserve to experience the transformative power of arts and ... Read More »

First Lady Announces New Partnership with Kennedy Center to Support Turnaround Arts at Student Talent Show

Students from Turnaround Arts schools nationwide performed for First Lady Michelle Obama, their peers, and artist mentors at the White House Turnaround Arts Talent Show to showcase the power of arts education. First Lady Michelle Obama kicked off the show announcing an expansion of Turnaround ... Read More »

Save America's Treasures Sewall-Belmont House Designated as a National Monument

Save America's Treasures Sewall-Belmont House Designated as a National Monument
The Sewall-Belmont House was designated by President Obama as the Belmont-Paul Women's Equality National Monument in a ceremony last week. Save America’s Treasures played a significant role in preserving this site and its pivotal role in the women’s rights movement, as well as a wide-array of ... Read More »

Megan Beyer Appointed as the New Executive Director by the White House

President Barack Obama has appointed Megan Beyer to serve as executive director of the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (PCAH). Beyer is a distinguished communications professional with experience in education policy, arts advocacy and early childhood literacy. The ... Read More »