Humanities Desk On Demand

November 14, 2013
Efforts are underway by an Omaha group to reopen the Black History Museum. The group is working to overcome past management and fundraising difficulties.
October 29, 2013
Annette Gordon-Reed discusses Thomas Jefferson's relationship with Sally Hemings, views on slavery, and changes over time.
September 5, 2013
Play Me, I'm Yours is a public art project where pianos are placed in certain locations for public use.
August 14, 2013
July 17, 2013
Rural churches in Nebraska are struggling. Many face diminishing populations and struggle to attract young people. NET News reporter Hilary Stohs-Krause explores the challenges facing small-town churches in this Signature Story.
July 1, 2013
Merle Stalder donates his personal art collection to the people of Richardson County.
June 26, 2013
Carver Bank was recently renovated and transformed into an art studio. Some experts feel the change could help grow the local economy
June 19, 2013
Storytelling is present in daily conversations, classrooms, and at events like the Buffalo Commons Storytelling Festival recently held in McCook. Ariana Brocious of NET News reports on the continued relevance and importance of storytelling, especially for children’s education.
June 5, 2013
The one hundredth anniversary of a change in law allowing baseball to be played legally on Sunday in Nebraska.