Online Workshop Series: Reimagining Graduate Education as Preparation for Navigating Crises

Course Design Grants for Graduate Instructors If you are teaching a graduate course during the next two years in the humanities or humanities adjacent areas (i.e., arts and social sciences) and you are inspired by the immersion series, you can…

Historically Speaking: History PhDs Tell Stories of Working Outside the Academy

Monday, February 24th, 2020 With generous support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Graduate College, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the Department of History, and the Obermann Center for Advanced Studies, the Humanities for the Public Good…

Humanities Graduate Education for the World’s Work: A Symposium

September 13–14, 2019 With generous support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the University of Iowa’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and the Office of the Vice President for Research, the symposium brought together scholars and higher education…

National Experiments in Career Diversity: Humanities for the Public Good Working Symposium

March 8, 2019  | Iowa City Public Library | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Across the country, leaders of PhD programs in the humanities face a conundrum. How can a department honor the subjects, methods, and practices of their disciplines while…

Mentoring with Diverse Humanities Careers in Mind: ImaginePhD Workshop for UI Faculty, Graduate Students, and Staff

March 7, 2019 | Gerber Lounge, 3rd floor EPB | 4:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m. | ...with pizza! Across the country, humanities departments are designing more student-centered graduate programs. Many of those programs are re-envisioning the nature of mentoring as a more…