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Silos are out. Integration is in. And the humanities are here to stay. 
6 months ago
College of Humanities Student Ambassadors assist the college in recruitment, events and serve as peer mentors to incoming students. Each year, the cohort includes some of the best and brightest students in the college.
7 months ago
Bailey Lockwood, who will graduate in May with a Bachelor of Arts in German Studies and a Bachelor of Science in Anthropology, will be awarded the University of Arizona's Centennial Achievement Award.  The award was created by the Division of...
7 months ago
Next semester, University of Arizona students will have the opportunity to take classes in Nahuatl, the indigenous Mesoamerican language that’s the origin of words such as chocolate, avocado, chili, coyote and tomato.
7 months ago
University of Arizona students from underrepresented backgrounds majoring in Russian and Slavic Studies joined peers from Howard University and the University of Puerto Rico in Washington, D.C. as part of a multifaceted effort to increase diversity...
Madalyn Hensel, Elle Nangia and Samantha Moran
7 months ago
Bucking a national trend in declining undergraduate humanities enrollment, the University of Arizona College of Humanities is increasing enrollment, crossing the threshold of 1,000 majors, a 28 percent growth over the last two years.    
7 months ago
Congratulations to the Fall 2019 COH Graduate Student Research Grant awardees!  
9 months ago
The College of Humanities 2019 Young Professional Achievement Award will be presented to Dr. Megan Lisbeth Strang, who says her study of language and culture was foundational to her career as a pediatric audiologist.  
Dana Vandersip
9 months ago
Dana Vandersip, a 1988 graduate of the UA’s Russian department who went onto a prominent career in philanthropy, is the College of Humanities 2019 Alumna of the Year. The Russian courses and other Humanities classes taught Vandersip the sort of...
1 year ago
Collaborative digital humanities project unites UA Russian and French classes with students in Canada and Kazakhstan
UA Volleyball Team
1 year ago
UA volleyball team studying intercultural competence on a four-country trip to Europe On the University of Arizona volleyball team’s upcoming European tour, the student-athletes will be enrolled in a study abroad class, adding an educational and...
1 year ago
    The Pre-Commencement Ceremonies for Spring 2019 graduate students graduates of the UA College of Humanities was held on the afternoon of Thursday, May 9 in the North Ballroom at the University of Arizona Student Union Memorial Center. Our...
1 year ago
    The convocation ceremony for Spring 2019 graduates of the UA College of Humanities was held on Friday, May 10 in the North Ballroom at the University of Arizona Student Union Memorial Center. Our faculty and staff salute this talented group of...
1 year ago
Bryn Sharp, graduating with honors in Spanish and Latin American Studies, is one of two 2019 recipients of the prestigious Robie Gold Medal Award. Awarded at UA Commencement by the Dean of Students Office, the award was created by Wendell T. Robie...
1 year ago
Congratulations to the College of Humanities’ Outstanding Senior for Spring 2019, Chelsea Forer! Forer graduates with honors, completing a double major in Religious Studies and Biological Anthropology and spent two years as a College of Humanities...
1 year ago
The College of Humanities is proud to announce the following recipients of the Spring 2019 COH Scholarships. Spring 2019 COH Scholarship Winners Alene Kelsey Metcalf Family Scholarship Emily Allerton Russian and Neuroscience & Cognitive Science...