Dr. Sara Jane Richter receives Oklahoma Humanities Council Award

Dr. Sara Jane Richter is the recipient of the Oklahoma Humanities Council’s 2011 Public Humanities Award which honors an individual scholar for outstanding public humanities programming. Dr. Sara Jane Richter, Dean of the School of Liberal Arts at Oklahoma Panhandle State University, was honored during the 2011 Oklahoma Humanities Awards held on February 24th for her dedication to providing outstanding humanities programming across the state, particularly in the Oklahoma Panhandle region. Dr. Richter has been a popular scholar/presenter in several OHC-funded programs, including Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma! and the recent Dust Bowl Symposium in Guymon.