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Wayne State University

Aim Higher


Faculty Fellowship Competition
Deadline: Friday, March 29, 2019

Graduate Travel Guidelines
Travel Support for Graduate Students
Deadline: December 07, 2018 for Winter 2019
     April 12, 2019 for Spring/Summer 2019

Resident Scholars Program
Resident Scholars Program 2019 - 2020
Deadline: Friday, July 5, 2019

Annual Report

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Brown Bag talk: November 27 - Walter Lucken IV
From 12:30pm-1:30pm

Topic:Remediation and Recoding of the Nights: Florence Miailhe’s Shéhérazade

Brown Bag talk: November 28 - Brad Roth; Dalia Ibrahim; Sheham Saif; John Sedarous
From 12:30pm-1:30pm

Topic:An Emerging Poet: Remembering David Blair

Our Mission

The mission of the Humanities Center is to nurture interdisciplinary, transdisciplinary, and intradisciplinary work in the humanities and arts through competitions, conferences, discussion groups, and other programs for Wayne State"s humanities and arts faculty and students, and for visiting scholars and artists. The Center promotes excellence in research and creative endeavors through rigorous peer review of proposals submitted to it for funding. By sponsoring programs that involve community participants, the Center supports the university"s urban mission. Through its various programs, the Center brings humanists of diverse talents and interests together for conversation and collaboration, and fosters innovation and creativity across humanistic disciplines.