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2015-2016 Society of Scholars

The Society of Scholars is an intellectual community of humanists of diverse generations, academic ranks, and departmental affiliations who contribute to and learn from one another's work. Meet the 2015-16 Scholars.

2015 Summer Digital Humanities Fellows

Summer Digital Humanities Fellowships support scholars pursuing research projects that use digital technologies in innovative and intensive ways. Meet the 2015 Fellows.

Alumni - Certificate in Public Scholarship

Students who have completed the Certificate in Public Scholarship

Fall 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 10:30am

2013-2014 Co-Sponsored Events

Every year the Simpson Center co-sponsors dozens of interdepartmental speaker events and conferences with small discretionary grants. Co-sponsorships are limited to $500 and do not require Executive Board review. The Simpson Center also co-sponsors events that feature UW faculty and graduate students as speakers or facilitators in community venues. Learn more about how to apply.

The following list of recent events provides an overview of the diverse events supported by co-sponsorship funds.

Fall 2014

HUM 595A

Public Scholarship in a Post-Affirmative Action Era

2 credits, C/NC

Rainer Forst

Rainer Fprst
Toleration and Democracy
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 7:00pm
Kane Hall, Room 210

Recent acts of violence have given greater urgency to questions about religious and racial intolerance.

Anne Balsamo

Anne Balsamo
Designing Culture: The Technological Imagination at Work in the Creation of Cultural Heritage
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 7:00pm
Kane Hall, Room 210

Anne Balsamo (Media Studies, The New School) is a scholar and media-maker whose work explores the connections between culture, art