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The UA Center for Digital Humanities is helping faculty and students embark on wide-ranging research projects applying cutting-edge technology. 
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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. 
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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
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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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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...
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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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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...
Global Excellence Awards
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Anne-Marie Engels-Brooks, an instructor, director, and advisor in the Department of French and Italian, is the recipient of the 2018 Excellence in Global Service Award.
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Benjamin Jens and Colleen Lucey, Assistant Professors in the Department of Russian and Slavic Studies, are featured in the latest episode of the We Teach Languages podcast.
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The UA Center for Digital Humanities is helping faculty and students embark on wide-ranging research projects applying cutting-edge technology. 
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The College of Humanities' Center for Educational Resources in Culture, Language & Literacy has been awarded a four-year grant renewal from the U.S. Department of Education. 
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Jiang Wu, director of the UA’s Center for Buddhist Studies, has received the inaugural Tianzhu Book Prize for Excellence in Chan Studies.
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Jaime Fatás Cabeza, Director of the Translation and Interpretation Program in the UA's Department of Spanish and Portuguese, discussed the fundamentals of interpreting in an interview with the Spanish newspaper Heraldo.