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NEA To Host Live Arts & Human Development Webinar

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Feb 16, 2012

On Wednesday, February 29, 2:00PM-3:00PM ET, the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) will host a free public webinar to extend the converstion of the Interagency Task Force on the Arts and Human Development, a new alliance of 14 federal agencies and departments to encourage more and better research on how the arts help people reach their full potential at all stages of life. This series of quarterly webinars will share compelling research and practices along with information about funding opportunities for research in the arts and human development across federal agencies. Future webinars will take place May 30, August 1, and October 3.

Guest Speakers:

  • Sunil Iyengar, NEA Director of Research & Analysis, will moderate the webinar
  • Dr. Soo-Siang Lim, Director, Science of Learning Centers Program, National Science Foundation
  • Presenting The Gamelan Project: ethnomusicologist, performer, and composer Alexander Khalil and neuroscientists Andrea Chiba and Victor Minces from the Temporal Dynamics of Learning Center, Universtiy of San Diego.

To join the webinar go to The webinar is free and open to the public.

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