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Five UA colleges collaborate on innovative interdisciplinary degree designed to give students a global focus
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Congratulations to the 2021-22 COH Faculty Research Grant awardees!  Ana Carvalho Professor, Spanish and Portuguese Project: Voices from the Margins: A Language Documentary Chronicling Portuguese Speakers in Uruguay Erika Gault Assistant Professor,...
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Congratulations to the Fall 2021 COH Graduate Student Research Grant awardees! Junyuan Chen East Asian Studies, Second Language Acquisition & Teaching Project: Japanese Language Teacher Identities in a Changing Context Jessica Tiegs Spanish...
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The University of Arizona Poetry Center, part of the College of Humanities, is thrilled to announce a $135,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the largest grant dedicated to library collections in the Poetry Center’s 60-year history....
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As part of ongoing talks aimed at strengthening the governmental and educational relationships between the University of Arizona and Kazakhstan, a delegation visited College of Humanities leadership to discuss potential collaboration.
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The American Literary Translators Association continues its Arizona Translates! project this week, with a series of free, public events celebrating the craft of literary translation.  
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An NEH-funded project centered on the challenges of soldiers returning home after war will present a series of public discussions this week.  
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Jessica Polsky, a 1998 graduate who turned her degrees in Italian and dance into an acting career that’s stretched from Broadway to Milan, is the College of Humanities 2021 Alumna of the Year.  
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Dorrance Dean Alain-Philippe Durand is pleased to announce Dr. Caleb Simmons as the next Faculty Director of the Bachelor of General Studies program in the College of Humanities. Simmons is an Associate Professor of Religious Studies in the...
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The University of Arizona has been named recipient of a $400,000 grant awarded by the National Endowment of the Humanities through their program, American Rescue Plan: Humanities Organizations, aimed at providing economic relief and recovery for...
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The University of Arizona will participate in a three-year, $5-million grant-funded project that unites 16 universities in a national initiative to support Latinx humanities studies. The University of Illinois Chicago is the lead institution of the...
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The University of Arizona is expanding its Bachelor of General Studies (BGS) degree programs to the UArizona Near You Network academic locations in Douglas and Nogales.  
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A new study abroad scholarship fund will enable more College of Humanities students to experience global cultures while gaining valuable skills for their future careers.  
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"Once upon a time…" Children know to recognize a story by that classic phrase, which captures attention and opens up whole new worlds. The 12th annual Tucson Humanities Festival, presented by the University of Arizona College of Humanities, will...
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While most scholars focus on their singular specialty, Sonia Colina has long found herself drawn to both the formal aspects of language structure and the practical work of translating between languages.  
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For Robert Stephan, summers mean archaeological field research in Greece, working on a project trying to understand the collapse of civilizations at the end of the Bronze Age.