CEAH hosts Dr. Tracy Miller, associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences at Vanderbilt University for the 2019 Benson Lecture

  Professor shares research on intersection of medieval architecture, religion and design By Jared Coady, jared.coady@iowastatedaily.com Tracy Miller, associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences at Vanderbilt University, spoke Tuesday in the Sun Room in the Memorial Union. Titled “Rethinking Creativity: Generative Design in the Architecture of Medieval Chinese Buddhism,” the lecture provided … Continue reading CEAH hosts Dr. Tracy Miller, associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences at Vanderbilt University for the 2019 Benson Lecture

April 23, 2019, 8:00pm | Sun Room, Memorial Union
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Symposium on the History of Midwest Science and Technology supported by CEAH

Join CEAH for a two-day symposium on the history of science and technology in the midwest. Sixteen regional academics will present their research, including Emily Godbey (Iowa State University) on “Butter Sculpture and Refrigeration: The Midwest Combination of Art and Science,” Chris Deutsch (University of Missouri) “The Trouble with Muck: Cattle Feeding Experiments in the … Continue reading Symposium on the History of Midwest Science and Technology supported by CEAH

March 30-31, 2019, 8:00am-5:30pm | 606 Ross Hall Iowa State University
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Lunch & Learn: Funding Opportunities available through CEAH and how to write a successful proposal

Faculty in the arts, humanities and social sciences are invited to bring their lunches and learn about the unique internal funding opportunities available to them to further their research and scholarly goals. Hear from members of the faculty review team discuss what makes a successful application and how they evaluate submissions. You’ll get an overview … Continue reading Lunch & Learn: Funding Opportunities available through CEAH and how to write a successful proposal

October 30, 2018, 12:00-1:00pm | Memorial Union, Oak Room
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UPCOMING LECTURE: Studying the Fall of the Roman Empire with the Science of the Human Past with Michael McCormick

Studying the Fall of the Roman Empire with the Science of the Human Past – Michael McCormick Monday, October 22, 2018, 7pm Sun Room, Memorial Union Michael McCormick is the Francis Goelet Professor of Medieval History at Harvard University, Director in Cambridge of the Max Planck – Harvard Research Center for the Archaeoscience of the Ancient … Continue reading UPCOMING LECTURE: Studying the Fall of the Roman Empire with the Science of the Human Past with Michael McCormick

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CEAH Fall Reception

  Join us! The Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities would like to welcome back our faculty in the arts and humanities. Enjoy refreshments and a cash bar with your colleagues. Hear from faculty who were awarded funding from CEAH and how they used that funding to further their research and scholarship goals. … Continue reading CEAH Fall Reception

October 4, 2018, 5:00-7:00pm | Beardshear, 1st Floor Atrium
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Bridging the Divide Lunch and Learn

Join the Office of the Vice President for Research and the Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities for lunch and learn about a new interdisciplinary research grant program on Tuesday, January 23 and Friday, February 2. The lunch and learn sessions are for bringing together interested faculty from across campus, providing some examples of … Continue reading Bridging the Divide Lunch and Learn

January 23, 2018, 12:00-1:00pm | 368A Heady Hall
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6th Symposium on New Directions in Critical Social Theory

The sixth Symposium on New Directions in Critical Social Theory, “The Threshold of Capitalism: Shakespeare, Goethe and Critical Social Theory,” will take place Oct. 6-7, 2017, at J.B. McHose House, 921 Fifth St. in Boone, Iowa. This event is co-sponsored by the Department of Sociology and the Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities. … Continue reading 6th Symposium on New Directions in Critical Social Theory

Caroline Bruzelius Lecture: Apps, Maps, and Models –The Digital Revolution and History

Caroline Bruzelius, founder of the Wired! Lab at Duke University, will discuss how digital technologies are opening up the humanities to broader engagement with the public and revolutionizing the way scholars teach and do research. Bruzelius has been working with digital visualization technologies for art and architecture for more than ten years and will share … Continue reading Caroline Bruzelius Lecture: Apps, Maps, and Models –The Digital Revolution and History

March 27, 2017, 7:00pm | Sun Room, Memorial Union
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Midwest Conference on British Studies

The 63rd-annual Midwest Conference on British Studies will be held on the Iowa State campus on Sept. 16-17, 2016.

September 16, 2016, 8:00am-5:30pm | Scheman Building, Iowa State Center
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Symposium for New Directions in Critical Social Theory & 2016 annual meeting of the International Social Theory Consortium

Daniel Krier (Sociology) with the support of Tony Smith (Philosophy and Religious Studies) and Kevin Amidon (World Languages and Cultures) are organizers for the 2016 Symposium for New Directions in Critical Social Theory (SNDCST) June 6-7. This symposium is supported by the CEAH and will precede the 15th annual meeting of the International Social Theory … Continue reading Symposium for New Directions in Critical Social Theory & 2016 annual meeting of the International Social Theory Consortium

June 6, 2016, 8:00am | (various)