louisiana endowment for the humanities http://wwno.org en LSU Shreveport Professor Named Humanist of the Year http://wwno.org/post/lsu-shreveport-professor-named-humanist-year <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/rrr/files/styles/card_280/public/201304/Pederson%20Bill.jpg" alt="" /><p>A veteran political science professor from LSU Shreveport will receive the Humanist of the Year award from the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities at an April 6&#160;ceremony in Darrow, La. William "Bill" Pederson has taught at LSUS for 34 years and founded the International Lincoln Center for American Studies. It’s the only center of its kind that showcases President Abraham Lincoln’s legacy outside America. Fri, 05 Apr 2013 14:41:00 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 32607 at http://wwno.org