NEH Summer Seminar for Teachers: The Frontier Experience in the American Midwest: Greater Illinois to 1860
1101 West College Avenue
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded Illinois College in Jacksonville a grant of over $98,000 to host a five-week Summer Seminar for school teachers during the summer of 2009. The Seminar is designated as a ¡°We the People¡± project of the NEH and encourages and strengthens the teaching, study and understanding of American history and culture. It will include field trips to several southwestern Illinois state-operated historic sites.