Projects & Partners

 

Meeting the Mission of the Center for Heritage Renewal

Heritage Themes of the Northern Plains National Heritage Area
With funding from the NPHF, organizing discussion programs in public libraries of the heritage area

 

The Dakota War in Dakota Territory
Battlefield research and public programming

 

German-Russian Country
Working with the Tri-County Tourism Alliance to stimulate grassroots heritage tourism

 

Fall Suppers of the Northern Plains
A study and celebration of a distinctive seasonal ritual

 

Remembrance in Stone
A heritage tourist's guide to historical monuments of the northern plains

 

Highways & Trails of the WPA
Under a grant from the ND DoT, updating the 1938 WPA tours of North Dakota and putting them online

 

Man Camp Dialogues
Public programs on man camp life in the Bakken, funded by the North Dakota Humanities Council

 

Centennials & Jubilees
Celebrating North Dakota communities

 

Big Things
Documentation of roadside landmarks of the Great Plains

 

Big Smoke: Old-Time Threshing Shows
Living history thrives at these celebrations of rural heritage

 

Newcomer Narratives
Who are the people repopulating our prairie towns? What do they contribute to our communities?

 

Ladbury Lectures
Supporting Friends of Ladbury Church in presenting the annual Ladbury Lectures in their historic church

 

Great Books of the Great Plains
Organizing book discussion programs emphasizing regional heritage and development

 

Ethics of History
With the NPEI, addressing the ethics of history and heritage

 

Valued Partners

  • Center for Community Vitality
  • Germans from Russia Heritage Collection
  • Northern Plains Ethics Institute
  • North Dakota Humanities Council

NDSU Heritage Renewal