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Silos are out. Integration is in. And the humanities are here to stay. 
5 days ago
Three College of Humanities professors have been promoted, demonstrating excellent performance in teaching, service and research.
1 week ago
Lynette Duran, Director of Academic Advising, and Lillian Gorman, Assistant Professor in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, will join the UA's second HSI Fellowship cohort, a program that aims to further the University's efforts as a Hispanic...
1 month ago
Congratulations to the Spring 2019 COH Faculty and Student award recipients!    Spring 2019 COH Faculty and Student Awardees Outstanding Senior Award Chelsea Forer Religious Studies and Anthropology Outstanding Graduate Assistant in Teaching Award...
1 month ago
Students in two popular College of Humanities courses invite the campus to explore myths and what it means to be human.
2 months ago
The Center for Digital Humanities has selected six faculty research projects for development awards. The projects will  combine research in a humanities discipline with cutting-edge technology, like data visualization, digital storytelling, motion...
2 months ago
A delegation of UA faculty members joined with colleagues from around the country in Washington D.C. this week for Humanities Advocacy Day. Organized by the National Humanities Alliance, the Advocacy Day coordinates the growing number of humanities...
2 months ago
Professors in the UA College of Humanities shared music and topics related to Black History Month with KXCI Community Radio during the month of February. 
3 months ago
Congratulations to the 2018-19 COH Teaching and Outreach Grant awardees!    2018-19 COH Teaching and Outreach Grant Awardees Carine Bourget French and Italian Project: French Language and Cultural Skills Development for Students in Health...
Joela Jacobs, Assistant Professor of German Studies, stands with Gene Bank by Alan Sonfist
3 months ago
An estimated 250 million roses are given each Valentine’s Day. But in a cultural context, that classic symbol of love reveals even more about the relationship between people and plants. Humanity is dependent on plants for survival, but scholars have...
3 months ago
Daisy Vargas, a UA Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, has been selected as one of 10 participants in the prestigious 2019 Young Scholars in American Religion Program.  Vargas, who joined the University of Arizona College of Humanities faculty...
4 months ago
As the country’s national museum embarks on an effort to showcase the history and impact of video games in American society, two UA experts are advising the Smithsonian’s curators on the exhibit. Ken McAllister and Judd Ruggill, co-directors of the...
4 months ago
Three College of Humanities professors are assuming leadership roles in the Modern Language Association and Association of Departments of Foreign Languages. German Studies Department Head Barbara Kosta was elected to the executive committee of the...
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UA professor argues in a new book that the complicated legacy of independence movements impacts issues of human rights and democracy to this day. 
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Denis M. Provencher, Head of the Department of French and Italian, is featured in the latest New Books in French Studies podcast. The interview centers on Provencher’s 2017 book Queer Maghrebi French: Language, Temporalities, Transfiliations, which...
5 months ago
Congratulations to the 2018-19 COH Faculty Research Grant awardees!    2018-19 COH Faculty Research Grant Awardees Sonia Colina Spanish & Portuguese Project: Equity and inclusion in research studies: Does translation hinder equal participation...