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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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Levine Museum Joins CTI to Present Exploding Canons Speakers Program

Charlotte Teachers Institute (CTI) partners with Levine Museum to explore the impacts of Latinos on the New South and of the New South on Latinos, in CTI’s Exploding Canons interdisciplinary speakers program on October 27.
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9 Charlotteans You’ll See in ¡NUEVOlution!

Charlotte Magazine's Andy Smith writes about ¡NUEVOlution! and highlights Charlotteans you'll meet in the new exhibit.
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New Exhibit Featured in The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Observer reporter Mark Washburn tells the story of the upcoming exhibit ¡NUEVOlution! Latinos and the New South.
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Levine Museum of the New South Names New Staff Historian

Former intern and researcher Brenda Tindal returns to Museum a decade later as Staff Historian.
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Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation awards $50,000 to Levine Museum of the New South

Trustees of the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation have awarded a grant to Levine Museum of the New South to build awareness and create more civic engagement around the Latino community in Charlotte.
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Levine Museum of the New South, A Blue Star Museum

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 to Welcome 47 New Citizens at Naturalization Ceremony

On Friday, April 24, 2015, forty-seven area residents will officially become U.S. citizens and take the Oath of Allegiance at a naturalization ceremony hosted by Levine Museum of the New South. The individuals are originally from thirty-one different countries.
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Levine Museum of the New South's Emily Zimmern to Retire November 1, 2015

Emily Zimmern, president of Levine Museum of the New South, will retire in November of this year, after two decades leading one of Charlotte’s premier cultural and civic institutions.
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150th Anniversary of the Beginning of the New South

Levine Museum marks the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War and beginning of the New South with a program on April 7, 2015 featuring Bertram Hayes-Davis, great-great grandson of Confederate President Jefferson Davis, and a talk by eminent scholar of Southern history Dr. David Goldfield.
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COURAGE Exhibit Travels to South Carolina

The traveling version of Levine Museum's award-winning exhibit COURAGE: The Vision to End Segregation, the Guts to Fight for It, opens at the South Carolina State Museum on February 28 and will be on display through July 26, 2015.
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