Jennifer New spoke with alumni of the Obermann Institute for Engagement & the Academy who shared their insights on doing community engagement work in graduate school and how that shapes their work to this day!
HPG's Graduate Research Assistants discuss their time in the position. Read what they have to say about their own professional development and the advice they have for those applying for the AY 2021-2022 applicants!
Supporting the next generation of graduate students is at the heart of Humanities for the Public Good. That’s one reason why it was such a natural fit for our two HPG postdoctoral fellows, Ashley Cheyemi McNeil and Laura Perry, to…
Cheung (PhD Candidate in English and GWSS) has spent her Publicly Active Graduate Education (PAGE) fellowship with Imagining America developing the community relationships and scholarly networks central to her work.
HPG has spent this semester experimenting with Humanities labs and designing innovative spaces for graduate education. We invited lab leaders from the US and Canada to share their insights about the tangible steps that make successful labs a reality.
Read how HPG postdoc Laura Perry found her way to podcasting as a graduate student, in an interview where she previews upcoming podcast events at UIowa in December and Spring 2021. She discusses how universities can support new forms like podcasting, experimentation, resource sharing, and community.
Eleven faculty teaching graduate courses in the humanities and humanities adjacent areas have been awarded a stipend to continue the work of the Liberating Structures immersion series.
Humanities for the Public Good is launching a new Liberating Structures User Group series at Iowa, facilitated by postdoc Ashley Cheyemi McNeil.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=elwyUizjTGY&feature=youtu.be 2020 HPG Graduate Interns reflect on their experiences working with Eastern Iowa non-profits and University of Iowa units during Summer 2020 - sharing the work they did and connections they made between their learning experiences, scholarship and careers.
On July 13, the Center for Afrofuturist Studies’ artist-in-residence, Antoine Williams, held an event entitled “Antoine Williams in Conversation with LaTanya Autry and Tiffany Holland.” This conversation brought together the dynamic and influential voices of a historian, cultural organizer, and…