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The UA Poetry Center's Rare Book Collection houses and preserves important and unique books of poetry.    
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The UA’s National Center for Interpretation is awarding grants and tuition funding to five graduate students in the College of Humanities. 
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Congratulations to College of Humanities faculty and staff members who were honored for employment milestones at the UA’s 2018 Annual Service Awards Reception. 
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Dino Kadich (class of ‘18) is an Honors senior majoring in Geography and Africana Studies, with a minor in North Eastern and North African Studies. His hard work has culminated in him being named a 2018 Gates Cambridge Scholar. 
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The UA Poetry Center's Rare Book Collection houses and preserves important and unique books of poetry.    
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Erika Gault, an assistant professor of Africana Studies, has been selected as a 2018 recipient of the Louisville Institute’s First Book Grant for Minority Scholars. Gault’s award of $40,000 will fund research over the coming academic year as she...
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The College of Humanities is pleased to welcome nine new tenure-eligible faculty members for the upcoming academic year. “These are outstanding scholars who represent the breadth and diversity of Humanities scholarship and teaching,” said Dean Alain...
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The College of Humanities is one of six institutions participating in the Software Preservation in Libraries and Archives grant. The overall goal is to give librarians, archivists, and curators better methodology for the preservation of digital...
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Edgard Ore-Giron, an instructor in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, won the prestigious 2018 Margaret M. Briehl and Dennis T. Ray Five Star Faculty Award.
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Four College of Humanities students will receive scholarship funds to study abroad as winners of the 2018 SILLC Global Award.
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The UA Humanities Seminars Program summer courses feature subjects from Hopi archaeology to classical art to Shakespeare and international detective fiction. Founded in 1984, the university’s premier adult education series has enrolled more than 21,...
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Gloria Rivera, one of the top medical interpreter trainers at the UA's National Center for Interpretation, has received the 2018 Trainer of the Year Award from the California Healthcare Interpreter Association.  Rivera, a certified medical...
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As a professor at Michigan State University, Malcolm Compitello was part of a very good program in Spanish. But what he saw at the University of Arizona was a setting and a community where Spanish was everywhere. The UA had a learning environment...
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Tani D. Sanchez, associate professor of Africana Studies, is a featured author at the Tucson Festival of Books. Her 2017 book, Didn't Come From Nothing: An African-American Story of Life, presents a genealogical narrative that traces family roots...
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In 2017, Melissa Fitch of the Department of Spanish & Portuguese was selected as a University Distinguished Professor and now Fitch is the subject of a new profile video that looks at her work inside and outside of the classroom.  "University...