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“Hearing the Ocean, Seeing the Rain: Water, the Arts, and the Future of Human Life on Earth” receives $50,000 award from University of Illinois' Presidential Initiative


Mary Pat McGuire is pleased and honored to be among fellow FAA faculty selected in this year’s Presidential Initiative to Celebrate the Impact of the Arts and Humanities. Our proposal “Hearing the Ocean, Seeing the Rain: Water, the Arts, and the Future of Human Life on Earth” received $50,000 to host a series of water-immersive seminars, sound walks, performances, and exhibitions between 2019-2021. Led by Mike Silvers, my other co-PIs are Carlos Carillo, Donna Buchanan, John Myers, and Gabriel Solis.

News of the Award:

https://news.uillinois.edu/view/7815/738301

Program information here:

https://www.vpaa.uillinois.edu/academic_affairs_programs/initiative_arts_humanities/