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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.  
4 weeks ago
With widespread praise for her innovative, thought-provoking and collaborative teaching, Joela Jacobs has been awarded the 2020 Leicester and Kathryn Sherrill Creative Teaching Award.  
Caleb Simmons
4 weeks ago
Caleb Simmons, an internationally recognized scholar in South Asian Studies, is receiving a University of Arizona Early Career Scholars Award.  
1 month ago
Grace Faerber, graduating with a double major in East Asian Studies and Global Studies, has been awarded the prestigious Boren Fellowship to fund her graduate study in China.  
1 month ago
The College of Humanities is proud to announce the following recipients of the Spring 2020 Awards.   Please join us in congratulating them on their outstanding achievements! Outstanding Senior Award Grace Faerber  Majors: East Asian Studies, Global...
1 month ago
The College of Humanities is proud to announce the following recipients of the Spring 2020 COH Scholarships.  Please join us in congratulating them on their outstanding achievements! Alene Kelsey Metcalf Family Scholarship Katrina Kuxhausen-DeRose...
1 month ago
Dean Alain-Philippe Durand is pleased to announce the following changes.  
1 month ago
Dean Alain-Philippe Durand is pleased to announce Dr. David Gramling will be the next Faculty Director of the Bachelor of General Studies program in the College of Humanities, effective Aug. 17, 2020.
2 months ago
Dear College of Humanities Students, Despite the ever-changing challenges posed by the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), the College of Humanities remains focused on two priorities for students: your health and your academic progress toward...
2 months ago
Congratulations to the Spring 2020 COH Graduate Student Research Grant awardees!    Spring 2020 COH Graduate Student Research Grant Awardees Michael Main Religious Studies and Classics Project: An Appalachian Translation of Seneca's "Oedipus" Damián...
2 months ago
Congratulations to the 2019-20 COH Teaching and Outreach Grant awardees!  2019-20 COH Teaching and Outreach Grant Awardees Maria Letizia Bellocchio and Giuseppe Cavatorta French and Italian Project: Italian Language in Wonderland: An Outline...
2 months ago
In an annual partnership with KXCI Community Radio, professors from the Africana Studies Program took to the airwaves to celebrate Black History Month.  Professors selected a topic and related songs to play as weekly guest DJs on the Home Stretch...
2 months ago
In keeping with its land-grant mission, the University of Arizona has always served the rural areas of the state, through agricultural research and education that directly impact those communities.  
3 months ago
Video games are a growing field of academic study, and the University of Arizona is joining the ranks of more than 400 other U.S. colleges and universities that offer degrees in video game studies.  
3 months ago
The University of Arizona has been named a top producer of Fulbright students by the Institute of International Education, ranking No. 14 among all U.S. research institutions and setting a university record with 20 awardees. Three of the recipients...
3 months ago
The College of Humanities hosted more than 20 executives of top corporations for the Change & Transformation Council’s winter meeting, focusing on the humanities role in the future of work.