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Simpson Center for the Humanities

Simpson Center News

Workshop participants at seminar table
Our first round of support for the 2018-19 year.
The doctor, humanitarian, and co-founder of Partners in Health delivers a Katz Distinguished Lecture on his work in global health.
Reactor building in desert
Scholars track hidden stories at the birthplace of a geologic era.
Robin Kelley
The preeminent US historian opened a yearlong series on the complex intersections of race and capitalism.
Dwyer and Cohn
We are delighted to introduce Monica Cohn, Administrator, and Annie Dwyer, Assistant Program Director for Reimagining the Humanities PhD and Reaching New Publics.
Children playing in Red Square walkway
The Simpson Center for the Humanities announces its funding awards for the upcoming year.
Building exterior with giant sculpture of human figure
Google isn’t making us stupid, it’s opening a gold mine for scholars with the right tools, Daniel Shore argues.
Michelle Habell-Pallán
The award recognizes community-building projects like Women Who Rock and American Sabor that create new forms of scholarship.
Doctoral student Jessica Bachman (History) has created a new exhibit based on her work as a Mellon Summer Fellow for Public Projects in the Humanities.
Two participants in last year’s Summer Institute in Global Indigeneities (SIGI) have landed prestigious fellowships that they credit, in part, to the inaugural institute at the UW.