Clemente Veterans Initiative

We’re very excited to announce that the National Endowment for the Humanities has funded our proposal for a semester-long humanities class, for veterans and non-veterans, discussing great works of literature, history, philosophy and art centered around three major conflicts: Classical Greek wars, the American Civil War and the Vietnam War.

The class will be taught in a seminar style, with active discussion and participation expected.

Those who complete the course will be eligible for 3 college credits from Bard College, NY.

The cost for participants will be: nothing. Nada. Zip. Zilch.

This class will be free, thanks to our NEH funding.

But although it is free for the students, that does not mean it is worth nothing. On the contrary, a lot of time and effort has gone into prototyping the class and learning from other classes to create a classroom experience that will be beneficial and educational to all participants.

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