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The American Literary Translators Association will have a new home in the University of Arizona College of Humanities.
2 months 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...
2 months 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...
2 months ago
Dr. Mae C. Jemison, keynote speaker at the UA’s 155th Commencement on May 10, will be presented with an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Humane Letters by the College of Humanities.
3 months 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...
3 months ago
Two College of Humanities staff members received UA Awards for Excellence at the 31st annual recognition ceremony. Toni Alexander, Assistant Dean for Business and Finance, and Tyler Meier, Executive Director of the UA Poetry Center, were honored for...
3 months 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...
3 months ago
Students in two popular College of Humanities courses invite the campus to explore myths and what it means to be human.
3 months ago
The popular Cyclovia Tucson will pass through the UA campus on Sunday, April 7, and in celebration of National Poetry Month, the UA Poetry Center aims to get all 40,000 expected attendees to interact with a poem in some way.  Cyclovia, a program of...
4 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...
4 months ago
Sarah Kortemeier, Library Director at the UA Poetry Center, is the recipient of the 2019 Felix Pollak Prize, awarded by the University of Wisconsin Press. Kortemeier is recognized for Ganbatte, a collection of poems that follows its speaker around...
Medical Humanities instruction.
4 months ago
A new collaboration between the UA College of Medicine – Tucson and the College of Humanities is focusing on teaching medical students empathy and compassion.  
4 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...
4 months ago
Join us at an international party and get to know the wide range of languages taught at the UA! The Center for Educational Resources in Culture, Language and Literacy (CERCLL) will host the UA Language Fair, an event designed to raise the visibility...
4 months ago
Three Religious Studies majors presented papers at the American Academy of Religion/Western Region annual conference. This was just the second year that undergraduate papers have been accepted and the University of Arizona is the only university to...
4 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.