Updated NASAA Member Directory

Friday, October 13, 2006

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NationalAssembly of State Arts Agencies

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Executive Director's Column

NASAA Executive Director Jonathan Katz

The NASAA Leadership Institute provided many memorable experiences and made for a great combination of learning, accomplishment and enjoyment.


Announcements and Resources

News and Current Information

Anchorage Institute materials online; new EDs in Delaware, Ohio and West Virginia; Arts and Aging conference; President Bush recognizes National Arts and Humanities month.


Legislative Update

NASAA Legislative Counsel Thomas L. Birch

Advocates build support for NEA fund increase...Congress adds FEMA support for performing arts groups...October is Arts and Humanities month...President Bush reappoints Dana Gioia as NEA chairman.


Frequently Asked Questions

I want to encourage civic leaders in my state to become champions for arts education. What are some accessible - and inspirational - resources that can help me make the case?


Did You Know?

Consumer Spending on the Performing Arts Remains Flat Despite Growing Economy.