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University of Arizona Department of East Asian Studies Professor and Center for Buddhist Studies Director Jiang Wu is one of 171 scientists, writers, scholars and artists awarded a 2023 Guggenheim Fellowship. Wu said he was thrilled to be named a fellow and called the honor a "gratifying moment that comes after so many years of hard work and research."
1 week ago
Dr. Rob Stephan, Associate Professor of Practice in the Department of Religious Studies and Classics, has been awarded the University’s 2024 Leicester and Kathryn Sherrill Creative Teaching Award.  
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Dr. Harris Kornstein, Assistant Professor in the Department of Public and Applied Humanities, has been awarded a University of Arizona Early Career Scholar Award.  
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Congratulations to the College of Humanities’ Outstanding Senior for Spring 2024, Mason Maltbie!   Maltbie graduates with a 4.0 GPA, triple majoring in Russian, Religious Studies and Creative Writing.
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Steve Kerr, an NBA champion, award-winning coach, social justice advocate, philanthropist and beloved Wildcat, received an honorary Doctor of Humanities degree at the 2024 University of Arizona Commencement.  
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Asya Gorlova, a Ph.D. candidate in Second Language Acquisition and Teaching and instructor in the Department of Russian and Slavic Studies, is the College of Humanities 2024 Outstanding Graduate Assistant in Teaching Award recipient.  
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Dr. Sarah McCallum, Assistant Professor in the Department of Religious Studies and Classics, is the recipient of the College of Humanities 2024 Distinguished Teaching Award.  
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Suzanne Thompson, Assistant Professor of Practice in the Department of Russian and Slavic Studies, is the recipient of the College of Humanities 2024 Distinguished Undergraduate Advising/Mentoring Award.  
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Mary Portillo, Senior Business Manager in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, has received the Billy Joe Varney Award for Excellence, presented by the Staff Council and the President's Cabinet.
3 weeks ago
One professor in the Department of Russian & Slavic Studies has been promoted, demonstrating excellent performance in teaching, service and research.  
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Five faculty members in the Department of French & Italian have been promoted, demonstrating excellent performance in teaching, service and research.  
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One professor in the Department of German Studies has been promoted, demonstrating excellent performance in teaching, service and research.  
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Four professors in the Department of Religious Studies and Classics have been promoted, demonstrating excellent performance in teaching, service and research.  
3 weeks ago
One professor in the Department of Public & Applied Humanities has been promoted, demonstrating excellent performance in teaching, service and research.  
3 weeks ago
One professor in the Department of Spanish & Portuguese has been promoted, demonstrating excellent performance in teaching, service and research.  
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One professor in the Department of East Asian Studies has been promoted, demonstrating excellent performance in teaching, service and research.