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A new collaboration between the UA College of Medicine – Tucson and the College of Humanities is focusing on teaching medical students empathy and compassion.  
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Amy Warren, Administrative Assistant in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, has been honored as one of 11 recipients for this year’s University of Arizona Individual Awards for Excellence.
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Each year, the University of Arizona recognizes employees who reach anniversary milestones in five-year increments.  
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Dr. Albrecht Classen, University Distinguished Professor in the Department of German Studies, is one of five new members to join the Arizona Humanities Board of Directors.  Classen joins Regi Adams, Chris Boyer, Natalia Ronceria Ceballos, and Joe...
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Having deep family roots in Germany and living there as a child, Alexandra Johnson knew she wanted to return and make her home there.   Now, with a Fulbright grant, Johnson is on her way, invited to spend a year as an English teaching assistant,...
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Two faculty members in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese have been promoted, demonstrating excellent performance in teaching, service and research. Dr. Adriana Betancur is promoted from Lecturer to Senior Lecturer. Dr. Carmen King de Ramírez...
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Two professors in the Department of Religious Studies and Classics have been promoted, demonstrating excellent performance in teaching, service and research. Dr. Eleni Hasaki is promoted from tenured Associate Professor of Anthropology/Classics to...
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One professor in the University of Arizona North Valley program has been promoted, demonstrating excellent performance in teaching, service and research. Dr. Victoria Meyer is promoted from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor of Practice.
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One professor in the Africana Studies Program has been promoted, demonstrating excellent performance in teaching, service and research. Dr. Bayo Ijagbemi is promoted from Associate Professor to Professor of Practice. 
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Two professors in the East Asian Studies Department have been promoted, demonstrating excellent performance in teaching, service and research. Dr. Maggie Camp is promoted from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor of Practice. Dr. Hai Ren is...
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Two faculty members in the Department of French and Italian have been promoted, demonstrating excellent performance in teaching, service and research. Dr. Deborah Kaye is promoted from Lecturer to Senior Lecturer. Dr. Francesco Rabissi is promoted...
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Alumni Jacquelynn and Bennett Dorrance have made a gift commitment of $5.4 million to endow the deanship of the University of Arizona College of Humanities in support of efforts to integrate traditional and cutting-edge approaches into humanities...
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Congratulations to the College of Humanities’ Outstanding Senior for Spring 2021, Emily Allerton!  
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Ángela Matute Sánchez, a Spanish-language instructor and Ph.D. candidate in Hispanic Linguistics with a minor in Second Language Acquisition and Teaching, is the College of Humanities 2021 Outstanding GAT Award recipient.  
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Known among students and colleagues for the passion and enthusiasm he brings to teaching Classics, Robert Stephan is a recipient of the University of Arizona’s 2021 Gerald G. Swanson Prize for Teaching Excellence.  
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Kristin Doran and Maria Letizia Bellocchio have been selected as the College of Humanities 2021 faculty award winners.