It is with profound sadness that Maryland Humanities shares that Marilyn Hatza, our Director of Grants and Community Engagement, passed away Monday January 2. Marilyn had a long, impactful career in Maryland.
January 6, 2023
Maryland Humanities is excited to announce Alicia Jones McLeod as the new Chair of the organization’s Board of Directors. McLeod, a resident of Parkville, serves as the Executive Director of Challenging Racism.
December 21, 2022
"Crossroads: Change in Rural America", a traveling Smithsonian Institution exhibition, opens at the Allegany Museum in Cumberland on January 7. The museum serves as the third venue of a five-stop tour of the state, presented through Maryland Humanities’ Museum on Main Street program.
December 20, 2022
Leadership Maryland recently announced that Lindsey Baker, Executive Director at Maryland Humanities, has graduated from the hands-on learning program.
December 12, 2022
"Crossroads: Change in Rural America", a traveling Smithsonian Institution exhibition, is now open at the Oxford Museum on the Eastern Shore. The museum serves as the second venue of a five-stop tour of the state, presented through Maryland Humanities’ Museum on Main Street program.
December 6, 2022
Maryland Humanities announces a total of $500,000 in general operating funding for 50 Maryland nonprofit organizations ($10,000 per organization). Recipients of a grant from the organization’s SHINE (Strengthening the Humanities Investment in Nonprofits for Equity) Program.
December 2, 2022
Maryland Humanities welcomes seven new members to the the organization's Board of Directors. They hail from Baltimore County, Howard County, Montgomery County, Somerset County, and St. Mary’s County.
October 20, 2022
One Maryland One Book 2022 Author Naima Coster appeared on the WYPR show, Midday, to talk about WHAT'S MINE AND YOURS. The tour kicks off October 2.
September 30, 2022
Angela Roberts of the Frederick News-Post interviewed our One Maryland One Book 2022 Author, Naima Coster. The Author Tour kicks off October 2: Coster will visit Frederick on October 4 at 7:00 p.m.
Southern Maryland Newspapers the opening of our Museum on Main Street tour, CROSSROADS: CHANGE IN RURAL AMERICA, on Serenity Farm in Benedict. This is the tour's first stop in Maryland.