Basmajian named director of Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities

Carlton Basmajian, associate professor and director of graduate education in community and regional planning, has been named the director of the Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities, effective July 1. “We are excited for Carlton to take on this critical role for the humanities and arts on campus,” said vice president for research … Continue reading Basmajian named director of Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities

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CEAH Announces Research, Symposium, and Planning Grants

Twelve researchers in the arts and humanities at Iowa State University were awarded research grants, three were awarded planning grants, and one was awarded a symposium grant by the Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities (CEAH). “With projects from such diverse fields as philosophy, communication, history, English, art, and languages, these Iowa State … Continue reading CEAH Announces Research, Symposium, and Planning Grants

DHSI Registration Grant Winners Announced, One Registration Grant Still Available

The Center for Excellence in Arts and Humanities has awarded registration grants to the Digital Humanities Summer Institute at the University of Victoria, British Columbia, to: Kimberly Anderson, archivist, library; Julia Badenhope, professor, Landscape architecture; Chiu-Shui Chan, professor, architecture; and Daniel Coffey, librarian, library. CEAH is pleased to announce that it is able to award … Continue reading DHSI Registration Grant Winners Announced, One Registration Grant Still Available

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Two Iowa State Professors Win NEH Fellowships

Two Iowa State University faculty have won highly-competitive fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). These awards will support research projects for April Eisman, associate professor of art history in the Department of Art and Visual Culture, and Grant Arndt, associate professor of anthropology and American Indian studies in the Department of World … Continue reading Two Iowa State Professors Win NEH Fellowships

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Center for Excellence in Arts and Humanities Announces Research and Symposium Awards

The Center for Excellence in Arts and Humanities (CEAH) has made seven grant awards to support Iowa State faculty’s research and scholarly activity and one award to support organizing a symposium. “These new CEAH-funded projects show the value that arts and humanities bring to society, offering a platform to discuss important topics such as race, … Continue reading Center for Excellence in Arts and Humanities Announces Research and Symposium Awards