2021 Graduate Institute on Engagement & the Academy

The 2021 Institute will meet virtually on January 11–14. he Obermann Graduate Institute is a 3 1/2-day interdisciplinary institute in which UI graduate students from across campus and at any point in their graduate studies explore how public engagement can enhance teaching, research, and creative work.

Humanities Without Walls Predoctoral Career Diversity Summer Workshop

APPLICATION DUE: Saturday, October 31, 2020 Launched in 2015 as an initiative of the Humanities Without Walls (HWW) consortium, this annual workshop welcomes thirty participants each summer from higher education institutions across the United States. HWW Summer Workshop Fellows work in…

Putting the Humanities PhD to Work: A conversation with Katina Rogers

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBVZIIMPTw0 September 16, 2020 | 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. CDT | Zoom — In her new book, Putting the Humanities PhD to Work (Duke University Press, 2020), Katina Rogers invites readers to build a university that is truly worth fighting for…

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

In this series of free, online workshops, we imagined graduate education as embracing complexity, solving problems, and working for justice, while also exploring practices for stimulating conversation and liberating the full potential of groups. Thursday, July 16: 8:30 - 10:30…