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New Faculty Wednesdays

New Faculty Wednesdays is a new initiative by the Kaplan Institute to introduce new tenure-line hires in the humanities beyond the boundaries of their own home departments to the larger multi-disciplinary community at Northwestern. These colloquia will allow new colleagues to form a circle of new acquaintances, and will permit faculty and doctoral students from many corners of the University to encounter the scholarship of the newest members of the Northwestern humanities community.

If you are interested in attending a particular New Faculty Wednesdays talk, please email us

Spring Quarter 2014

NEW FACULTY WEDNESDAYS LUNCH COLLOQUIA:

INTERDISCIPLINARY CONVERSATIONS

 

Juan Martinez, Assistant Professor, Department of English

Keith Woodhouse, Assistant Professor, Department of History

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

 

Laura Brueck, Associate Professor, Department of Asian Languages

and Cultures

Paul Ramirez, Assistant Professor, Department of History

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

 


Winter Quarter 2014

NEW FACULTY WEDNESDAYS LUNCH COLLOQUIA:

INTERDISCIPLINARY CONVERSATIONS

 

Kevin Boyle, Professor, Department of History

Paola Zamperini, Associate Professor, Department of Asian Languages

and Cultures

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

 

Taco Terpstra, Assistant Professor, Department of Classics

James Hodge, Assistant Professor, Department of English; Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

 

Kaplan Scholars Program

Are you an incoming freshman? Check out our Kaplan Humanities Scholars Program, a year-long investigation of the overarching theme "Humanities in the World"

Upcoming Institute Events

Darlene Clark Hine, "The Black Chicago Renaissance." Evanston Northwetern Humanities Lecture Series
April 24, 20147:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hot Off The Press with Prof. Sarah Sharma
May 1, 20144:30 PM - 6:00 PM

 

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Important Institute Deadlines

Fall 2014 Co-Sponsorship Application Deadline: Friday, October 3rd, 2014.

2014-2015 Faculty, Graduate, and Undergraduate Affiliate Application Deadline: Friday, April 18th, 2014.

2014-2015 Research Workshops Application Deadline: Friday, May 2nd, 2014.

Recent Photos

March 17, 2014