CGS Statement Regarding Elimination of the NEH and the NEA

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

The Council of Graduate Schools has issued a statement regarding the proposed elimination of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). Cornell’s Graduate School is a member of the Council of Graduate Schools (CGS), and Senior Vice Provost and Dean Barbara Knuth is a past chair of the board of directors of CGS. The Graduate School endorses this statement and appreciates the work CGS is doing on behalf of graduate students and graduate faculty in the arts and humanities.