Current Awards

Research Grants

Brianna Burke (English), Indian Summer: Growing Up in the American Indian Hobbyist Culture

Mira Engler (Landscape Architecture), Facing Colors: Predicaments in Landscape Architecture

Firat Erdim (Architecture), Peregrine Projections: Camino de Santiago

Cindy Gould (Art and Visual Culture), Elsa Sreenivasam: Pioneering American Textile Researcher

Michael Christopher Low (History), Drinking the Sea: The United States, the Middle East, and the Globalization of Desalination Technology

Justin Remes (English), Absence in Cinema

Austin Stewart (Art and Visual Culture), Critical Contemplations: The Fountain

Symposium Grants

Caroline Westort (Landscape Architecture) and Alex Braidwood (Graphic Design), “Coding Design/Designing Code: A Meeting of Creative Technologists,” symposium planned for fall 2017 Westort and Braidwood are organizing a symposium that explores how software coding is transforming creative output within and across disciplines and how the creative process is captured or cultivated with computer programming.