HMML Media Releases

Media Releases

A newsworthy record of HMML activities

Recent Releases

Hill Museum & Manuscript Library names Rachel McGarry and Nick Swenson to Board of Overseers October 22, 2020 Read
Hill Museum & Manuscript Library (HMML) Launches New Identity and Improved Website October 5, 2020 Read
Hill Museum & Manuscript Library completes digital cataloging of Khalidi Library’s manuscript collection August 24, 2020 Read
HMML Receives $1.4 Million NEH Grant to Preserve and Share Manuscript Heritage January 21, 2020 Read
Governor Walz to Headline Event Honoring Minnesota's “Monument Man” of Endangered manuscripts October 30, 2019 Read
National Endowment for the Humanities names Fr. Columba Stewart, OSB, the 2019 Jeffereson Lecturer July 22, 2019 Read
vHMML Museum Goes Live May 5, 2019 Read
Hill Museum & Manuscript Library Mentioned in December 2018 National Geographic Magazine November 30, 2018 Read
HMML is Gifted a Rare Copy of William Shakespeare's Second Folio July 9, 2018 Read
HMML opens new exhibition “Mediterranean Travel - People, Places, Encounters” June 29, 2018 Read
Manuscripts Meet the World - Handwritten Books from Around the World March 22, 2018 Read
HMML opens new exhibition “Living Prayer - Prayer Brought to Life, Living Through Prayer” March 7, 2018 Read
Digital copies of the Rossi, Ansaldi and Caetani Yemeni manuscript collections now available in vHMML Reading Room February 27, 2018 Read
HMML Featured on CBS News’ Program 60 Minutes December 21, 2017 Read
Permanent gallery for The Saint John’s Bible opens at Saint John’s University November 13, 2017 Read
NEH funds 2018 Summer Institute in Mediterranean Studies at HMML August 14, 2017 Read
HMML awarded a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities for vHMML 3.0 August 2, 2017 Read
New Exhibition in HMML’s Reading Room - Fragmented Beauty June 1, 2017 Read
HMML Partners with the Institute for Advanced Study to Share Threatened Manuscript Heritage from Yemen and Neighboring Countries April 11, 2017 Read
New Exhibition at HMML Terra Incognita Tracing Western Understanding of the Earth Through Maps February 9, 2017 Read
HMML’S Malta Study Center Completes Digitization of Malta Collection at the Catholic University of America Rare Books and Special Collections October 11, 2016 Read
Innovative Manuscript Research Tool on vHMML Now Available August 29, 2016 Read
HMML & Syriac Manuscripts - New Exhibition in HMML's Reading Room August 3, 2016 Read
Artistic Director and Scribe of The Saint John's Bible Receives Apostolic Knighthood June 16, 2016 Read
HMML’S Malta Study Center and the James Ford Bell Library Open Exhibition on the Great Siege of Malta May 26, 2016 Read
Father Columba Stewart Awarded 2016 Guggenheim Fellowship April 7, 2016 Read
Ethiopia, Europe, and Collegeville - New Exhibition in our Reading Room April 5, 2016 Read
HMML’S Malta Study Center Begins Digitization Partnership with the Fondazzjoni Patrimonju Malti February 18, 2016 Read
The Hill Museum & Manuscript Library Launches vHMML October 16, 2015 Read
Hill Museum & Manuscript Library Awarded $4 Million Grant from Arcadia Fund September 21, 2015 Read
HMML Receives Major Grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation April 14, 2015 Read
HMML Digitizes Timbuktu's Historic Manuscript Collections March 31, 2015 Read
HMML Urgently Working to Save Manuscripts in Iraq, Hopes for Safety of Collections in Syria March 17, 2015 Read
Hill Museum & Manuscript Library Joins the Renaissance Society of America December 23, 2014 Read
HMML’S Malta Study Center Begins New Digitization Project at the National Archives of Malta December 10, 2014 Read
HMML Awarded $500,000 Grant From Henry Luce Foundation to Support Development of an Online Reading Room for vHMML December 1, 2014 Read
Malta Study Center Partners with the Mediterranean Seminar June 2, 2014 Read
New Curator Hired for HMML's Malta Study Center April 23, 2014 Read
HMML Receives International SUCCEED Award April 23, 2014 Read
HMML Receives Grant from Prince Claus Fund to Digitize Timbuktu Manuscripts February 17, 2014 Read
HMML Returns to Mali to Digitize Manuscripts from Timbuktu Library December 23, 2013 Read
Council of the British Academy Bestows Edward Ullendorff Medal Upon Getatchew Haile July 22, 2013 Read
HMML Awarded Grant to Develop Virtual HMML September 4, 2012 Read
HMML Completes Armenian Manuscript Project in Aleppo, Syria May 3, 2012 Read
HMML Awarded National Medal of Honor October 25, 2011 Read
HMML Awarded $3 Million Grant from Arcadia Fund September 6, 2011 Read
HMML Begins First Manuscript Preservation Project in Jerusalem February 1, 2011 Read

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