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Upcoming Events


Graduate Student Career Colloquium!

Graduate Student Career Colloquium!

Academia is changing quickly! Stay on top of the curve by registering today for this fantastic event! Registration is free to URI graduate students and graduate alumni. March 28th, 2015. Click here for details about speakers, times, and to preregister!

English Graduate Colloquium – Sarah Kruse

English Graduate Colloquium – Sarah Kruse

Don’t miss last year’s recipient of the CFH Graduate Research Grant, Sarah Kruse, discuss her research in a talk entitled “Simultaneity and the Color of Grammar: Stein, Wittgenstein, and the Avant-Garde.” Click here for event details!

English Department Read/Write Series: Branka Arsić

English Department Read/Write Series: Branka Arsić

Don’t miss English Department Read/Write Series- Branka Arsić’s talk “Swamps, Leaves, Galls: Thoreau on Disease and Decay.” Monday, March 30th 5:00pm to 7:00pm. Click here for event details!

Upcoming Spring Grants Deadline!

Upcoming Spring Grants Deadline!

Don’t forget! This semester’s grant deadline is Wednesday, April 1st! Click here to see which grants you qualify for!

Peniel Joseph by Kelvin Ma

2015 Humanities Festival

Save the Date! Our 2015 Humanities Festival  Trayvon, Michael, Eric, Tamir…Post Racial America? is coming soon! This year’s keynote is author, historian, and activist Dr. Peniel E Joseph. Click here for more info!    

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Upcoming Fall Grants Deadline

Upcoming Fall Grants Deadline

Don’t forget! Our Fall Grants Deadline for 2014 is November 5th! Be sure to check the Fall Cycle link on our Grants and Fellowships page to learn how you can qualify!

Robert A. Ferguson Lecture

Robert A. Ferguson Lecture

Join us for the Robert A. Ferguson Lecture: “The  American Prison: Cruel, But Not Unusual Punishment. Click on the English Department’s Event’s Calendar for more info!                                                           […]

Linking Humanities to Careers

Linking Humanities to Careers

  Linking Humanities to Careers was a highly successful event in which URI Alumn who majored in the Humanities came to network with current Humanities students and give them advice on everything from why they majored in the Humanties to how they turned that major into a career. For clips of the event, please see […]

Storytelling with Maps- A New Interactive Tool!

Storytelling with Maps- A New Interactive Tool!

Have you heard of a new tool called Fabula? It lets anyone easily create stories and narratives on an interactive map. You can add pictures, videos, events, draw animations, and do a host of other things. Here’s a quick demo of what your story could look like, that only took 15 minutes to put together:  […]

Drop in Lunch!

Drop in Lunch!

Tired of eating lunch alone at your desk? Learn how to break the cycle!

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