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COURAGE Opens at Johnson C. Smith University

November 1, 2012 — The nationally acclaimed exhibit, COURAGE: The Carolina Story that Changed America, officially opened to the public today at Johnson C. Smith University's James B. Duke Memorial Library. The exhibit is on a long-term loan from Levine Museum of the New South, who first created and presented the exhibit in 2004.
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Levine Museum of the New South Receives Transformative Grant from The Kresge Foundation

August 20, 2012 — Levine Museum of the New South has been awarded a grant of $890,000 from the nationally renowned Kresge Foundation as part of its Facility Investments and Building Reserves grant program.
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Levine Museum of the New South Offering Free Admission to Active Military and Their Families

May 25, 2012 — Levine Museum of the New South is excited to be a part of Blue Star Museums, a partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and more than 1,300 museums across America offering free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day 2012.
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Levine Museum Selected for Inaugural National Innovation Lab for Museums

January 18, 2012 — Levine Museum of the New South (NC), the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art (MO) and Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (CA) have been selected to participate in Round 1 of the Innovation Lab for Museums - a unique incubation and prototyping program to foster programmatic and organizational innovation.
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Announcing Taste of the New South 2012

January 1, 2012 — Levine Museum of the New South has exciting changes planned for 2012 and the signature fundraising event Taste of the New South. For the last 14 years, the Museum has hosted this event in partnership with regional resorts and inns.
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