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  • I was not at all familiar with the Arts Advocacy Day or what to expect, but this years possible cuts to the NEA and NEH made it more imperative to take action. I only learned about the day when I received an email about applying for the Hawkins Award. ...

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    Arts Advocacy Day 2017

    The journey to this year's Arts Advocacy Day started back at the beginning of this year. I knew I wanted to attend this event and continue to advocate for the arts. I had such an amazing experience two years ago, that had left me wanting to go back to ...

  • Advocacy as defined online by dictionary.com is the act of pleading for, supporting, or recommending; active espousal. The action of pleading presents a negative image as if one should be pleading for something as important as the arts in our lives. ...

  • My name is Raina Ames. I am a New Hampshire Chapter Founding Board Member, and I have been the Northeast Festival Host for the last two years. I also am the Director of Theatre Education at the University of New Hampshire. Though I dont teach high ...

  • When our new President is looking to cut funding from the National Endowment for the Arts as well as get rid of funding for PBS, its more important then ever to be an Arts Advocate. As an immigrant, theatre arts graduate and thespian alum, attending ...

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  • Welcome to the EdTA Advocacy Update May 16, 2017   The Advocacy Update is where you can find current national and state news concerning arts advocacy and arts education   EdTA NEWS 2017 Jhon Marshall/International Thespian ...

  • Welcome to the EdTA Advocacy Update May 2, 2017   The Advocacy Update is where you can find current national and state news concerning arts advocacy and arts education   EdTA NEWS Nominating Committee approves five candidates ...

  • Welcome to the EdTA Advocacy Update April 18, 2017   The Advocacy Update is where you can find current national and state news concerning arts advocacy and arts education   EdTA NEWS Annual Leadership Summit and EdTA National ...

  • Welcome to the EdTA Advocacy Update April 4, 2017 The Advocacy Update is where you can find current national and state news concerning arts advocacy and arts education EdTA NEWS EdTA members speak up at Arts Advocacy Day ...

  • When our new President is looking to cut funding from the National Endowment for the Arts as well as get rid of funding for PBS, its more important then ever to be an Arts Advocate. As an immigrant, theatre arts graduate and thespian alum, attending ...