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Ernest Thompson Seton Website

by Aug 01, 2018

David Witt, Curator of the Academy’s Seton Legacy Project, launches the Ernest Thompson Seton website. Read Witt’s introduction to the website to learn more about Seton’s creative and scientific legacy.

The essays to be presented on this site are about the life and legacy of the writer, artist, educator, and ...

Upcoming Events

Founder Event
3:00 PM- 5:00 PM
Saturday, August 25th

Lenny’s Living Legacy: A Concert Celebration

Reflection and Emergence: A special anniversary event

Join Academy President and Founder Aaron Stern for a special celebration of the anniversary of Leonard Bernstein's birth with an afternoon concert featuring special works from Bernstein's repertoire (vocal, orchestral, and solo instrumental), along with stories of Aaron's time spent with Lenny (as he knew him) and stories of his personhood and musicianship. Charlie Harmon, Lenny's last musical assistant, will also read from his new book on his time as Bernstein's assistant.

6:00 PM- 8:00 PM
Tuesday, August 28th

An Introduction to the El Otro Lado Program

The Stories That Connect Us

Join us to learn more about El Otro Lado Facilitator Training and become part of this year’s cohort of school, community, and organization facilitators. El Otro Lado is a community arts engagement program that combines the creative process and the power of story to create greater connection and positive change in our schools and communities.

Part of El Otro Lado in the Schools