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CultureQ is a professional dialogue about front-burner audience issues in the arts and education.

Cue the violins. CultureQ, our monthly question for education and culture professionals, was retired in Fall 2010. Please visit our blog to join the conversation about current topics. You can also read past CultureQs via the menu at left. We thank all those who sent in answers and passed the question on to colleagues around the field.

Last month’s findings

The July 2010 CultureQ was: “Simple question this month, folks. Which social media technology do you find most valuable for your institution (or among your clients)?”


Well, no surprise here: Facebook was your most consistent answer, followed closely by Twitter. As researchers we have to remind you that this is a darn small sample size (come on, people!), so we can't generalize. But it's a pretty unanimous voice.

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March 14, 2014 | Nicole Baltazar

Multiculturalism is key for creating inclusive arts experiences


Last month, Coca-Cola aired its now-famous Super Bowl ad depicting people from various racial, ethnic, and cultural groups singing “America the Beautiful” together in different languages. Among the instant outpouring of polarized reactions to this ad rang much praise for its depiction of a multicultural America. Yet the ad provoked a slew of negative responses as well. Many of the ad’s detractors questioned whether this multicultural America could ever feel as cohesive as an America whose citizens speak a common language, and therefore have taken great strides toward assimilating into a common culture.

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