Humanities

Re-examinations of the past, present and future in a new book on environmental humanities

To a geologist, 200 million years may seem like the blink of an eye. For a historian, the The 18th century is still very relevant. And for researchers grappling with climate change, future scenarios provide compelling reason to act now. In the new book, “Timescales: Thinking Across Ecological Temporalities,” Bethany …

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Opening of the ACAA grant cycle for the Arts and Humanities project

Pacific Daily News Posted at 10:23 a.m. ChT May 26, 2021 TO CLOSE Julie “Jill” Benavente talks about her life as a master sculptor and CHamoru body ornament artist in an interview with Anne Wen of PDN. Pacific Daily News The Arts and Humanities Council has opened its grant cycle …

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Nominations sent to the Senate on May 26

The White House Daryl W. Baldwin, of Ohio, member of the National Council for the Humanities and Social Sciences for a term expiring Jan. 26, 2024, Vice-Camila Ann Alire, term expired. Genine Macks Fidler, of Florida, will be a member of the National Council for the Humanities and Social Sciences …

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English graduate student receives James J. Hudson doctoral scholarship in humanities

Submitted photo Christopher Borntrager Christopher Borntrager, PhD student in the Department of English, received one of the 2021-2022 James J. Hudson Doctoral Fellowships in Humanities from the Graduate School and International Education. Each prize is $ 1,500 and is awarded to a graduate student nominated by the Department of Comparative …

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a conversation with Kasey Grewe, MD, and Niesha Voigt, MD

At the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, doctors were plunged into unfamiliar roles, where they sometimes had to make life and death decisions. Here are some of their stories. PSYCHPEARLS PODCAST The initial wave of COVID-19 flooded New York hospitals with patients in urgent need of medical attention. Despite the …

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GATE 2022 to have new papers

Image source: PTI / REPRESENTATIONAL IIT-Kharagpur will organize GATE 2022 DOOR 2022: Applicants for the Engineering Graduate Aptitude Test (GATE 2022) may appear for two more articles in the coming year. The decision was made at a National Coordination Board (NCB) -GATE meeting held on Saturday. At the board meeting, …

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New documentary explores untold stories from local Moonshine history

Special for the Times-News | Hendersonville Times-News Everything we know about the Moonshiners and the history of Moonshining is false. This is one of the themes of the new documentary film from the Center for Cultural Preservation on the regional history of Moonshine, “The spirits are still moving”. David Weintraub, …

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Cal State San Marcos to begin two-day graduation ceremony on Saturday

SAN MARCOS (CNS) – Cal State San Marcos will celebrate the 2021 and 2020 promotions on Saturday and Sunday as it hosts its first launch ceremonies in two years. A total of 4,592 students will graduate as part of the Class of 2021. The Class of 2020, which has 4,618, …

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Illinois Humanities scholarships available

Angela Bauer May 22, 2021Updated: May 22, 2021 1:09 am Illinois Humanities is accepting applications for the 2021 COVID-19 Emergency Relief and Recovery Grants. The grants are part of the American Rescue Plan Act through the National Endowment for the Humanities and are worth $ 5,000 to $ 10,000. They …

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Virginia Humanities Council announces scholarships for HBCU fellows

Scholars of color affiliated with Virginia State University and other historically black colleges and universities will be able to apply for scholarships in the humanities through a grant announced by the state’s humanities council on Friday. According to a statement from Virginia Humanities, the Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation’s $ 500,000 …

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