In 2017, the division received a first-of-its-kind Capacity Building and Challenge Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to directly support construction of the new location for the Institute of Arts and Humanities. As the division completes its move into the Arts and Humanities Building, the matching portion of the grant has been met. Related: Photo Slideshow
The National Humanities Alliance includes our successful community college PATH program in its report.
March 24: Kyoto Prize Symposium featuring Ariane Mnouchkine, founder and director of the Théâtre du Soleil. Theatre and Dance professor and former chair Allan Havis will introduce Mnouchkine.
Google Arts & Culture: Assistant teaching professor King Britt curates a digital exploration of innovators of color in electronic music based in part on his Department of Music course, Blacktronika. Related: Part 2.
April 8: "After the End" gallery@calit2 opening reception, featuring work by Visual Arts MFA students Erick Msumanje '17, alexis hithe (current), Jamilah Sabur '14 and dana washington-queen '20.
San Diego Union-Tribune: "When I left Morocco, San Diego welcomed me. I’m grateful for its rich and diverse Arab community," writes professor Oumelbanine Zhiri of Literature in this op-ed.