UNT Libraries Special Collections - 234 Matching Results

Search Results

10 Things You Can Do To Make Our Schools Better

Description: A clipping from Parade Magazine, featuring an article titled, "10 Things You Can Do To Make Our Schools Better," by Vartan Gregorian. Gregorian will become the President of the Carnegie Corporation of New York in June, 1997. Gregorian is one of the leading authorities on education in America and has written a list about some things concerned individuals can do right now to better the schools and education in the area. The 10th thing on Gregorian's list is to restore the arts as a major element in education. "We've made a tremendous mistake in diminishing or eliminating art, music and dance as fluff or frills."
Date: March 23, 1997
Creator: Gregorian, Vartain

[ACT UP storms Arkansas]

Description: Documents about gay and lesbian rights groups demanding Bill Clinton to augment more financial support to AIDS patients and to repeal the Arkansas sodomy law.
Date: 1992

Activist Alert: August 1992

Description: August 1992 issue of Activist Alert, which contains specific articles relating to the gay and lesbian interests in the presidential election.
Date: August 1992
Creator: National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (U.S.)

Activist Alert: June 1992

Description: June 1992 edition of the Activist Alert, a publication from the NGLTF.
Date: June 1992
Creator: National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (U.S.)

Activist Alert: October 1992

Description: October 1992 newsletter of Activist Alert from the NGLTF.
Date: October 1992
Creator: National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (U.S.)

Activist Alert: September 1992

Description: September 1992 issue of Activist Alert from the NGLTF.
Date: September 1992
Creator: National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (U.S.)

AIDS Update, Volume 3, Number 3, March 1988

Description: Newsletter of the AIDS Resource Center containing news updates, articles, opinion pieces, and advertisements related to the work of the organization. Cover: photo of a memorial event for Terry Tebedo, sponsored by the Dallas Gay Alliance; his loss in 1988 raised the number of AIDS deaths in Dallas County to 641.
Date: March 1988
Creator: AIDS Resource Center

AIDS Update, Volume 3, Number 5, May 1988

Description: Newsletter of the AIDS Resource Center containing news updates, articles, opinion pieces, and advertisements related to the work of the organization. Cover: photo of the AIDS Memorial Quilt, advertising a display of the quilt in May, 1988.
Date: May 1988
Creator: AIDS Resource Center

[Announcements for Gay Games IV]

Description: A group of documents announcing what to expect on the Gay Games IV. It also lists the Dallas-based participants for the Gay Games and a calendar for upcoming events.
Date: February 1994

[Article: Arriving in the City of Angels]

Description: A journal article about "Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes", an epic film about the experiences of gay Americans and persons with AIDS.
Date: 1992
Creator: STAGE

[Article: Score card #2]

Description: A magazine article estimating the tourist revenue, the amount of souvenirs sold, and the amount of visitors attending the Gay Games IV (1994).
Date: June 1994

Artistic Learning: What and Where Is It?

Description: A Journal of Aesthetic Education, Vol. 22, No. Artistic Learning: What and Where Is It? by Dennie Palmer Wolf. The journal has two pictures of student work that was made twelve years apart and a series of questions that about the altered roles of the final productions. The prints and questions come from an intensive study of artistic thinking known as Arts Propel. Propel is a collaboration between research and educators to assess artistic development.
Date: Spring 1988
Creator: Wolf, Dennie Palmer

The Arts and Other Languages: From Elective to Essential

Description: A newsletter of Horace, vol. 12, No. 5 published by The Coalition of Essentials Schools at Brown University. The newsletter is featuring an article on the arts and arts education in regards to school curriculum reformation. Educators understand that the arts provide schools with a powerful alternative model of teaching and learning and they fear that aesthetics, criticism, creation and art history will be "watered down." Teachers use art and arts education to assess students' perceptions, productions and their reflection of artistic learning.
Date: May 1996
Creator: Cushman, Katheleen

Art's Guardian Angel

Description: The Boston Globe magazine publication from November 14th, 1991 featuring an an article written by Sara Terry titled "Art's Guardian Angel." The article written about The Getty Trust with an endowment of $3.5 billion is granting $3.75 million towards art education reformation and implementation in the public school system to teach children art history, art knowledge, art production and aesthetics. The entire articles goes into the history of the Getty Center and their mission to art education.
Date: November 24, 1991
Creator: Terry, Sara

The Battlecry, Volume 1, Number 5, October 5, 1979

Description: Special Issue of The Battlecry discussing the activities of The North Texas Committee for the March on Washington including plans for a Texas-style barbeque, information about staying in Washington, the White House delegation, Gay Constituency Day, and other events related to the March. Members of the “White House Delegation” include Ray Hill, a noted gay rights activist living in Houston, Texas.
Date: October 5, 1979