stand at the leading edge of change by promoting collaborative, crossdisciplinary research and transformational scholarship.

Digital Humanities

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Integrating computer technologies with humanities research. Using computational tools to retrieve, analyze, and visually represent data.

Public Scholarship

The Simpson Center advances scholarship as a publicly engaged practice, promoting mutually beneficial partnerships between higher education and organizations in the public and private sectors and providing pathways for scholars to share their academic work with broader public audiences.

Reimagining the Humanities PhD and Reaching New Publics

Professors talk in seminar room

A new program forges innovative forms of scholarship and teaching beyond traditional academic circles, supported by a four-year grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

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