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Kimberly Simmons Champions Efforts to Make Detroit River a UNESCO World Heritage Site

This month, we had a conversation with Kimberly Simmons about her work with the Detroit River Project which is running a strong and thoughtful campaign to recognize the Detroit River as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Kimberly Simmons is the Executive Director of the...

Old Settler Reunion Website Works to Restore and Preserve Black History in Michigan

Michigan Humanities is committed to supporting humanities work in the many ways it takes place throughout our state. Crucial to that support is celebrating the outstanding work that Michigan-based humanities organizations do through our annual Michigan Humanities...

Comic Book “Come Out! In Detroit” Narrates the History of Michigan’s First Ever LGBTQ+ Pride Celebration

"Come Out! In Detroit" is an ongoing project led by illustrator Isabel Clare Paul and historian Tim Retzloff that brings the story of Michigan’s first-ever LGBTQ+ Pride celebration in June 1972 to life through a fully illustrated, 32-page nonfiction comic book for...

A Conversation with Jennifer Rupp on her New Role as President & CEO

In March 2022, Michigan Humanities’ Board of Directors announced Jennifer Rupp as our organization’s President & CEO. Rupp has been part of the Michigan Humanities team for almost five years and has served as Director of State and Federal Grants, Chief Impact...

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