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Jane Chu Nominated by President Obama to Head the National Endowment for the Arts

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Kansas City's Dr. Jane Chu, president and CEO of the world-renowned Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, who was awarded a 2010 Doctor of Music, honoris causa by the University of Missouri-Kansas City, and who spoke at the Conservatory's commencement that year, has been nominated by President Obama to head the National Endowment for the Arts.

Dr. Chu's degrees include BME and BM (Piano), Ouachita Baptist University; MA (Piano Pedagogy), Southern Methodist University; MBA, Rockhurst University; Ph.D, Indiana University.

Read more here in The Kansas City Star.  And here.

Congratulations, Dr. Chu!
 

For more information, please contact:

Name: Dana Self
Phone: 816-235-2949
Email: selfdr@umkc.edu