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Levine Museum of the New South Honors Local Changemakers at Taste of the New South

Annual fundraiser celebrates local neighborhoods and Charlotteans who’ve made a difference
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Levine Museum of the New South Historian Tapped for Leadership Role at Detroit Historical Society

Levine Museum of the New South historian Brenda Tindal has accepted a position with the Detroit Historical Society, where she will serve as Director of Education and lead an initiative tracing the history of the 1967 Detroit riots, the Museum announced today.  
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Levine Museum Will Be Closed September 24

The Museum will be closed Sunday, September 24.
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Levine Museum Responds to Changes to DACA

The first message you’ll find when you enter the doors of Levine Museum of the New South is ‘Welcome.'
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Levine Museum Responds to the Events in Charlottesville

The events in Charlottesville have broken our hearts and strengthened our resolve.
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Levine Museum of the New South Welcomes Charlotte Families with New Programs and Discounts

Museum brings Charlotte’s past to life with kid-friendly activities and events
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Levine Museum of the New South Opens Photo Exhibition About Marriage Equality

Let Love Reign showcases photographs of same-gender couples
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Levine Museum of the New South to Offer Free Admission to Military Personnel This Summer

More than 2,000 museums will offer free admission in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense
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Levine Museum of the New South presents K(NO)W Justice K(NO)W Peace to explore the impact of police-involved killings in Charlotte and elsewhere

Exhibition opens Friday, Feb. 17, with protest photos from Ferguson, Chicago, NY and Charlotte. Show offers stories of people killed and voices from local police, protestors and the community
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¡NUEVOlution! Earns Three Awards from the Southeastern Museums Conference and is Extended until November 27, 2016!

The Southeastern Museum Conference (SEMC) has named Levine Museum of the New South as the winner of three awards in their annual exhibition and technology competitions for the current exhibit, ¡NUEVOlution! : Latinos and the New South.
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Roots of Charlotte’s Protests Can Be Traced to City’s Past

Charlotte Observer reporter Tim Funk writes about the September 28 program on “How Could This Happen in Charlotte (Again)?” which put Charlotte’s recent protests into a historical context. Read more here:
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Levine Museum Responds to September 20-21 Events

This week’s events have left our entire community reeling with pain, questions, and uncertainty. The need for empathy, understanding, and courage has perhaps never been greater.
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Pop Up Porches Debut in the Community

Crescent Communities partners with Levine Museum of the New South on innovative community outreach and education initiative.
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A Milestone in History Opens July 16

Levine Museum presents photographs from the World Famous Milestone Club
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Levine Museum of the New South Names National Leader as New President

Levine Museum of the New South announced today that Kathryn Hill, a national museum consultant and former Chief Operating Officer of History Colorado, has been named President and CEO of Levine Museum, effective Aug. 29.
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Levine Museum Joins Blue Star Museums for 6th Consecutive Year

Levine Museum is one of more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.
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Levine Museum Receives National Award

Levine Museum was presented with a MUSE Award in the “Interpretive Interactive Installations” category during a reception on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at the 2016 American Alliance of Museums Annual Meeting in Washington, DC.
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Panthers Coach Ron Rivera Tours ¡NUEVOlution!

We were honored to host Carolina Panthers Coach Ron Rivera and his wife Stephanie at this year's Taste of the New South where he toured the exhibit, and then tweeted about it!
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¡NUEVOlution! Featured on WCCB News Rising

Wilson visited Levine Museum bright and early on Tuesday, Jan. 19 for a special tour of ¡NUEVOlution! and a live "Wilson's World" segment.
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Levine Museum Partners with The Aspen Institute Latinos in Society Program

The Aspen Institute Latinos and Society Program comes to Charlotte for a high-level conversation highlighting bright spots and fresh thinking, from within Charlotte and beyond, that support advancing economic mobility and prosperity for all of Charlotte’s citizens.
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