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Jennifer Boyle

Primary Source Welcomes New Executive Director

Primary Source has named Jennifer Boyle as their new Executive Director. She brings a diverse background to Primary Source, having spent her career in both the private sector and in domestic and global education. read more

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Upcoming Courses


Turning Points in Latin American History & Culture: From Colonization to the Cold War

Online Course

Understanding the dynamism and challenges of Latin America today requires a grasp of key historical events and cultural shifts over the past few centuries. Read More


Windows to the Islamic World: Art, Architecture, and Music

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Participants in this course will learn about the key features of Islamic art, Arabic calligraphy, "Arts of the Book," Islamic architecture, and the music or "soundscapes" of Islam. Read More



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