January 13, 2021
U-M has been awarded two $5 million grants through The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The grants, led by professors Stephanie Fryberg and Earl Lewis, will fund projects that focus on addressing racial inequity.
April 12, 2020
Eight U-M lecturers and tenure-track faculty members will be summer fellows at the Institute for the Humanities. Eight faculty members and eight graduate students will be fellows during the 2020-21 academic year.
February 24, 2020
What makes a place a place? That is the question with which the Great Lakes, Arts, Cultures and Environments program is engaging students.
November 26, 2019
A group of U-M scholars has secured a $225,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to explore the Midwest as a multicultural, multilingual region shaped by successive waves of international and domestic migrations.
September 19, 2019
Tabbye Chavous and Srijan Sen have been appointed to leadership roles in the Office of Research as associate vice president for research – social sciences, humanities and the arts, and associate vice president for research – health sciences.
May 21, 2019
A daylong town hall meeting is set for May 28 to discuss opportunities for arts integration on campus, one of similar gatherings across the country in recent months.
May 14, 2019
The Institute for the Humanities has awarded fellowships to U-M lecturers, faculty members and graduate students for this summer and for the 2019-20 academic year.
April 3, 2019
The Michigan Humanities Collaboratory has announced 2019 Proposal Development Grant recipients: “Expanding the Reach of the Global Feminisms Oral History Archive” and “Documenting Criminalization and Confinement.”
February 7, 2018
Community college students will have greater opportunities to transfer to U-M to study the humanities under a new program that streamlines the process and tailors support for transfer students.
March 16, 2017
University leaders are expressing serious concern regarding President Donald Trump’s proposed federal budget, which was released publicly Thursday.