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Alabama Prison Arts + Education Project earns grant to support art appreciation

AUBURN UNIVERSITY – The Alabama Prison Arts + Education Project has been awarded a $10,000 grant to support art appreciation in some of Alabama’s prisons.

The project, which is part of the Department of Human Development and Family Studies in the College of Human Sciences at Auburn University, is largely dependent on grants to support educational opportunities for those in prison. Director and founder Kyes Stevens said the grant from the Joan Mitchell Foundation marks the first time grant monies have been sought to specifically support the art appreciation course.

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