nn
School of Humanities Complex

Highlights

Highlights

Press Releases

UCI welcomes Matthew P. Canepa as Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Presidential Chair in Art History & Archaeology of Ancient Iran

UCI welcomes Matthew P. Canepa as Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali Presidential Chair in Art History & Archaeology of Ancient Iran

10/10/2018 - Noted art historian joins UCI's Department of Art History, Ph.D. Program in Visual Studies, and Persian Studies Center (more)
Latinx leaders

Latinx leaders

10/08/2018 - To mark Hispanic Heritage Month, we highlight some exceptional Anteaters (more)
UCI School of Humanities welcomes Dean Tyrus Miller and nine new faculty

UCI School of Humanities welcomes Dean Tyrus Miller and nine new faculty

10/02/2018 - In addition to Miller, nine new faculty join the school with expertise spanning the Italian Renaissance to ancient Iran (more)
UCI and Farhang Foundation partner to enhance the study and appreciation of Persian history and culture

UCI and Farhang Foundation partner to enhance the study and appreciation of Persian history and culture

09/14/2018 - Partnership results in a minor in Persian studies, signature conference and campus-wide events (more)
Keeping Japan's past at the forefront of scholarship

Keeping Japan's past at the forefront of scholarship

09/10/2018 - UCI professor emerita of history funds $2M endowed chair in pre-modern Japanese studies (more)
From mentee to mentor

From mentee to mentor

09/10/2018 - Having been where they are now, history professor David Igler has a lasting influence on first-generation students (more)
Renowned UCI chemist supports breakthroughs in Armenian studies

Renowned UCI chemist supports breakthroughs in Armenian studies

08/23/2018 - Ara and Alice Apkarian make $100,000 gift to support graduate students in Armenian studies (more)
Excavating antiquity

Excavating antiquity

08/06/2018 - UCI professor examines artifacts of the past and explores their impact today (more)
The modern Middle Ages

The modern Middle Ages

07/31/2018 - UCI professor on mission to broaden history of non-normative identities in the Byzantine Empire (more)
Catherine Sameh earns Hellman Fellowship

Catherine Sameh earns Hellman Fellowship

07/24/2018 - The fellowship will support the completion and production of two books (more)
Cross-pollinating the future

Cross-pollinating the future

07/17/2018 - New dean believes interdisciplinary humanities are key to addressing complex contemporary problems (more)
Creating global citizens

Creating global citizens

06/26/2018 - Reflections on Dean Van Den Abbeele's meaningful impact on the UCI Humanities (more)
Sustainable Shakespeare

Sustainable Shakespeare

06/20/2018 - UCI Ph.D. candidate uses writing savvy to galvanize support for sustainability initiatives (more)
No place like home

No place like home

06/18/2018 - Hawaii native ventures to mainland in hopes of making island history mainstream (more)
600 students to graduate from UCI Humanities

600 students to graduate from UCI Humanities

06/15/2018 - About half of UCI Humanities' graduating seniors are first-gen (more)
Media maven

Media maven

06/04/2018 - Humanities commencement speaker Sona Patel '06 discusses post-UCI success (more)
An underdog turned Anteater for life

An underdog turned Anteater for life

05/24/2018 - UCI alumnus gives back to university for its life-changing experience (more)
Putting Armenia on the map for future generations

Putting Armenia on the map for future generations

05/23/2018 - Vahe and Armine Meghrouni fund several Armenian history and language initiatives at UCI (more)
Three UCI professors to collaborate on international translation project

Three UCI professors to collaborate on international translation project

05/17/2018 - Project will be used to explore and rethink questions of ethics, politics, history, and performance across media. (more)
Fighting 'fake-news' and other daily falsehoods

Fighting 'fake-news' and other daily falsehoods

05/16/2018 - UCI philosophers make new pathways to knowledge through innovative epistemology (more)