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Latin and Greek for Children

by Ariana Traill (Associate Professor, Classics) and Antony Augoustakis (Professor and Head, Classics)   Latin and ancient Greek are popular subjects these days – with kids. The Classics Department offers two successful summer camps, now in their third year, for children … Continue reading

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Introducing “The Humanities in the Public Square@Illinois” blog series

Humanities scholars have long had multiple audiences in mind. The turn toward public humanities in the last decade has extended the reach of what we do, fueled in part by a sense of urgency about communicating our work to as … Continue reading

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Incivility and the Censored Voice in the Classroom by Stacy Harwood

In the third part of a series on the “Future of Academic Freedom and the Arts,” Stacy Harwood, Associate Professor in the Department of Urban & Regional Planning, considers civility and inclusivity in classrooms and instructional spaces, with a focus on … Continue reading

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The Future of Academic Freedom by Gabriel Solis

In response to the ongoing events on campus that have sparked academic debates worldwide, the College of Fine and Applied Arts organized a forum earlier this week on the “Future of Academic Freedom and the Arts,” to address how “[c]ontroversial, marginalized, … Continue reading

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Collaboration

It is my pleasure to introduce Collaboration as the theme of the IPRH blog for the academic year 2014/15. Collaboration is central to our practice in the academic community. Whether in the humanities and social sciences or natural sciences and … Continue reading

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