Art can be an effective and valuable medium in the facilitation of cultural diplomacy. It transcends human barriers such as language and generates empathy. On an international level it can be an effective tool in the...KEEP READING
SI '15 Alum Leslie Thomas Honored
SI Alum Leslie Thomas has been selected as one of six leaders in the field of community arts to receive a 2015 National Guild Milestone Certificate of Appreciation. The award is given to community arts directors who have demonstrated a long standing commitment to supporting and evolving community arts education. Leslie Thomas participated in CPD’s Summer Institute in the summer of 2015, where he presented on the merits of using community arts as a facet of cultural diplomacy.