Juneteenth: A Reason to Celebrate

June 19th, 2014|

Editor's note: This blog post, in part, was first posted by the National Constitution Center and the African American Museum in Philadelphia. The dates, June 18th and 19th have a poignant meaning that reaches back in history. It was on these days in 1865 that the Union Army brought news of emancipation to African Americans [...]

Joe Foss Institute Makes the News!

June 17th, 2014|

Here is a clip of our CEO & President Lucian Spataro, Jr., Ph.D. and JFI board member Karrin Taylor on a recent program discussing the Institute and our 2014 Stars in Service event.  

2014 Fall Video Scholarship Contest Open

June 6th, 2014|

 Get ready to channel your inner film maker and earn up to $5,000 for college! The Joe Foss Institute’s 2014 Fall Video Scholarship Contest is now accepting entries. Good news – you (or someone you know) have until October 19, 2014 to enter. The assignment is simple really. Using the theme – Keepers of the [...]