Tag Archives: Alabama Humanities Foundation

Alabama Power chief to give keynote address at Alabama Humanities awards luncheon Oct. 6

One of Alabama’s leading business executives, Mark Crosswhite, will deliver the keynote address at the annual awards luncheon of Alabama Humanities Foundation Oct. 6 at The Club atop Red Mountain. The luncheon begins at 11:30 a.m. and will include honoring the winners of the Jenice Riley Memorial Scholarship for excellence in teaching; Alabama Humanities Award […]

Free Concert in Monroeville: All About the Bird

As a part of our 2014 SUPER Teacher Program, Mockingbird Moments, the public is invited to a free concert, All About the Bird, at the Monroe County Museum (the old Monroe County Courthouse) on July 16 at 7 p.m. This one-of-kind concert will feature Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter Davis Raines and award-winning Alabama writer Frye […]

Master storyteller coming to Ashland

Alabama’s master storyteller, Dolores Hydock, will appear at the Ashland Theatre in downtown Ashland at 2 p.m. Sunday. Hydock will be presenting At Home Between Earth and Sky: Voices from Chandler Mountain. Sponsored by the Ashland City Library through Alabama Humanities Foundation, the program is free. In Hydock’s presentation, the spirit and voices of Alabama’s […]

National Humanities Conference heading to Birmingham

Key figures in the Civil Rights Movement will headline an opening plenary session of the 2013 National Humanities Conference at the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church in Birmingham with hundreds of delegates from across the country attending the Nov. 7-10 conference. Hosted by Alabama Humanities Foundation, the conference, Reflection, Reconciliation and Renewal, chose Birmingham on this […]

John E. Rochester Appointed 2013 AHF Board Chair

On January 1, 2013, John E. Rochester of Ashland, Alabama began his term as Chairman of the Board of the Alabama Humanities Foundation succeeding Jim Noles. Judge Rochester recently retired as the Presiding Circuit Judge for Alabama’s 40th Judicial Circuit and served as Executive Director on an interim basis during 2012. For many years Judge […]