August 13, 2020

Institute for the Humanities

  1. April 20, 2020

    Campus briefs

    Parking payroll deductions to be refunded Parking permit payroll deductions for faculty and staff will be suspended for the months of April and May, Parking Customer Services announced. Employees do not need to return their parking permits. Departmental university contributions will also be suspended for the same period. For active faculty and staff pay-in-full parking…
  2. April 16, 2020

    New livestream series features virtual studio visits with artists

    A new livestreaming video series, “House Calls: Virtual Studio Visits with Michigan Artists in a Pandemic,” will showcase 10 artists via video chat with Institute for the Humanities staff.

  3. April 12, 2020

    Institute for Humanities names faculty, graduate student fellows

    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.

  4. October 14, 2019

    Artist creating mural depicting U-M’s first African-American student

    Detroit artist Tylonn J. Sawyer is working with U-M students to create a mural to honor Samuel C. Watson, the first African-American student admitted to the university.

  5. September 23, 2019

    Institute for the Humanities receives $1.14M grant for ‘High Stakes Art’

    The Institute for the Humanities has been awarded a four-year, $1.14 million grant to support “High Stakes Art,” a project designed to enhance exhibitions and programming at the institute.

  6. May 14, 2019

    Institute for the Humanities names fellows for summer and 2019-20

    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.

  7. October 24, 2018

    U-M, artists ‘pave’ Liberty Street with 10,000 illuminated books

    After months of planning, the Institute for the Humanities presented “Literature vs. Traffic” on Tuesday.

  8. October 1, 2018

    U-M, community to help artists ‘pave’ Liberty Street with books

    A block of East Liberty Street will be aglow with illuminated books Oct. 23, when U-M and community groups work with the arts collective Luzinterruptus to present the public art installation.

  9. April 16, 2018

    Institute for the Humanities names fellows for summer and 2018-19

    The Institute for the Humanities has awarded fellowships in a new eight-week summer program, and to support research projects during the 2018-19 academic year.

  10. March 13, 2018

    Institute for the Humanities seeks Summer Fellowship applicants

    Applications are now open for the Institute for the Humanities’ new Summer Fellowship program for tenured and tenure-track faculty and lecturers II, III, IV.