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The colonial present

The colonial present

04/16/2018 - UCI historian authors book on race creation in colonial America and its impact today (more)
UCI Chancellor's Professor of art history earns NEH grant and CASVA fellowship

UCI Chancellor's Professor of art history earns NEH grant and CASVA fellowship

04/10/2018 - Cécile Whiting to complete book on WWII landscape artists (more)
Beyond the pen

Beyond the pen

04/09/2018 - UCI English professor co-edits book on digital writing and rhetoric (more)
Two UCI Humanities professors awarded Guggenheim fellowships

Two UCI Humanities professors awarded Guggenheim fellowships

04/05/2018 - Amy Gerstler and Ed Dimendberg receive prestigious award out of 3,000 applicants (more)
Designing for the theater of life

Designing for the theater of life

04/02/2018 - New book by UCI English professor blends Shakespeare and design theory (more)
UCI historian and alumna co-write book on contemporary China

UCI historian and alumna co-write book on contemporary China

03/16/2018 - Third edition of China in the 21st Century tackles historic and current events and issues that matter today (more)
Distinguished Professor emeritus Jack Miles to be Boston College visiting chair

Distinguished Professor emeritus Jack Miles to be Boston College visiting chair

03/12/2018 - Dr. Miles will be 2018-19 Corcoran Visiting Chair in Christian-Jewish Relations at the Center for Christian-Jewish Learning (more)
Tyrus Miller is named dean of UCI School of Humanities

Tyrus Miller is named dean of UCI School of Humanities

03/05/2018 - Tyrus Miller is named dean of UCI School of Humanities (more)
Chancellor's Professor Emeritus, English, awarded Senior Fulbright Teaching and Research Fellowship in American Studies

Chancellor's Professor Emeritus, English, awarded Senior Fulbright Teaching and Research Fellowship in American Studies

01/24/2018 - Brook Thomas will spend Spring 2019 at Leiden University, the oldest university in the Netherlands (more)
UCI crowdfunding campaign sends five UC students to National Women's Conference in Houston

UCI crowdfunding campaign sends five UC students to National Women's Conference in Houston

01/19/2018 - Students' research highlights the role of Asian American and Pacific Islander activists in advocating for women's rights (more)
Literary journalist awarded Alicia Patterson Foundation grant

Literary journalist awarded Alicia Patterson Foundation grant

01/09/2018 - Award will fund Erika Hayasaki's research and reporting on various aspects of epigenetics (more)
A woman of many worlds

A woman of many worlds

01/08/2018 - A woman of many worlds (more)
Center for Persian studies gets $87,000 donation

Center for Persian studies gets $87,000 donation

11/08/2017 - Payravi family honors memory of Ali-Asghar Payravi (more)
UCI launches Center for Jewish Studies

UCI launches Center for Jewish Studies

10/16/2017 - Multidisciplinary hub aims to advance research, engage public (more)
School of Humanities welcomes four postdoctoral fellows

School of Humanities welcomes four postdoctoral fellows

09/18/2017 - Three UC President's Postdoctoral Fellows and one UCI ADVANCE Chancellor's Postdoctoral Fellow to work with Humanities faculty mentors (more)
School of Humanities welcomes seven new faculty

School of Humanities welcomes seven new faculty

09/18/2017 - With expertise spanning journalism to ancient Jewish history to comedy in film, our new faculty are poised to make an impact (more)
UCI Ph.D. candidates receive Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Fellowships for Excellence in Persian Studies from Roshan Cultural Heritage Institute

UCI Ph.D. candidates receive Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Fellowships for Excellence in Persian Studies from Roshan Cultural Heritage Institute

09/15/2017 - Recipients Deanna Kashani, Ph.D. candidate in visual studies, and Soodabeh Malekzadeh, Ph.D. candidate in history, will utilize the fellowships to complete their doctoral dissertations. (more)
UCI receives endowment for Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali presidential chair in art history and archaeology of ancient Iran

UCI receives endowment for Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali presidential chair in art history and archaeology of ancient Iran

08/24/2017 - Holder will collaborate with Jordan Center for Persian Studies & Culture (more)
UCI receives historic collection of Armenian-language books

UCI receives historic collection of Armenian-language books

07/13/2017 - Donation from Elma Hovanessian to honor her late husband and support the UCI Armenian Studies Program (more)
UCI receives Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation New Professorship in Buddhist Studies from the American Council of Learned Societies

UCI receives Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation New Professorship in Buddhist Studies from the American Council of Learned Societies

07/10/2017 - Professorship will strengthen UCI's interdisciplinary East Asian Languages and Literatures Department (more)