national-arts-and-humanities-month-bannerWelcome to Cengage Learning’s blog series, Why the Humanities-launching this October in celebration of National Arts and Humanities Month. This blog is your one-stop-shop to all things that Cengage has to offer for Arts and Humanities, ranging from new products in all key disciplines to insightful webinars from the author teams.

Check back each week for new content or contact your Cengage Learning Consultant to find out what other products and services we have available for you and your students.

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Humanities News

» National Arts and Humanities Month Series
» All Art Content
» All English Content
» All Music Content
» All Philosophy Content

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Humanities Research

» Art Efficacy
» English Efficacy
» Philosophy Efficacy

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Humanities Events

» Webinar: “Gardner’s Art through the Ages and Google Earth – An Engaging Combination” 

» Webinar: Using Digital in Your Logic, Philosophy, and Ethics Courses
Facilitated by: Dr. Lori Watson, Chair of the Philosophy Department at the University of San Diego
Date Recorded: 3/29/2016
Join Dr. Lori Watson, Chair of the Philosophy Department of the University of San Diego, to explore digital learning approaches to help your students in your introductory logic, philosophy, and ethics courses be more prepared for class and engaged with the content of your course. This webinar specifically explores our digital solution, MindTap, and reviews the key features that help solves challenges that students face in logic courses while also keeping them engaged with the content.

» Webinar:  Explore Art Globally and Thematically with Cengage
Facilitated by:
Margaret Lazzari and Dona Schlesier
Date Recorded: 4/3/2015
Hear Margaret Lazzari and Dona Schlesier, authors of Exploring Art, 5th Edition, as they discuss the advantages of teaching art appreciation globally and thematically. Then, learn how to boost engagement and excitement in your art appreciation course with help from MindTap the interactive, customizable, and online teaching and learning solution developed to further give students an appreciation for artworks and art styles across time and across the globe.

» Webinar: Exploring Wright’s Listening to Music and Listening to Western Music, 8th Edition and MindTap
Facilitated by: The Cengage Learning Music Team
Date Recorded: 10/26/2015
The Music team at Cengage Learning is thrilled to take you on a virtual tour of the newly added content, features, and updates in the current editions of Wright’s Listening to Music and Listening to Western Music, 8th Editions. We’ll also explore how MindTap – the premier digital solution for Music Appreciation that gets your students to listen to music and not just hear it – helps elevate thinking, promote better outcomes, and make it easy to set your course.

» Webinar: Get Your Students to Listen to Music and Not Just Hear It with MindTap
Facilitated by:
Jillian Borden, Marketing Manager, Cengage Learning
Date Recorded: 4/2/2015
Listen in on an interactive webinar on Music Appreciation in the modern classroom. We’ll explore MindTap, the online critical listening program designed to bring musical forms throughout history and cultures to life, all while seamlessly allowing you to integrate your own course materials into vetted instructional content. Please join us for this brief walk-through and discussion about MindTap for Music Appreciation, now available for the new editions of The Essential Listening to Music, 2nd Edition and Music Listening Today, 6th Edition.

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