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Graduate Travel Guidelines
Travel Support for Graduate Students
Deadline: 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:
April 16 - Caroline Maun
From 12:30pm-1:30pm

Topic:Charlotte Wilder's Uncollected Poems c. 1940-1945

Brown Bag talk:
April 17 - Jose Cuello
From 12:30pm-1:30pm

Topic:Sacred Fire Dance

Brown Bag talk:
April 18 - Stephanie Hartwell
From 12:30pm-1:30pm

Topic:Education as an Intervention for Trauma

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.