Date posted: December 19th, 2016
Thanks to a BNC Faculty Fellowship, Associate Professor of History John Broich will be working full-time on a new book this spring. It focuses on WWII in the Middle East and India in 1941. …Read more.
Date posted: November 28th, 2016
The MLK Reflection Competition seeks poetry, short stories, art, photography, music, and media as well as essays. First and Second place winners will be chosen from the categories of Written and Non-Written expression, and the awarding of Honorable Mentions will be at the discretion of the judges. …Read more.
Date posted: September 26th, 2016
Jenifer Neils, the Elsie B. Smith Professor in the Liberal Arts in the Department of Classics, is the recipient of the 2017 Baker-Nord Center Award for Distinguished Scholarship in the Humanities. …Read more.
Date posted: May 11th, 2016
Anisfield-Wolf SAGES Fellow Lisa Nielson is one of the winners of the 2016 J. Bruce Jackson, MD, Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Mentoring. Nielson previously has received the Richard A. …Read more.
Date posted: May 10th, 2016
Jim Sheeler, Shirley Wormser Professor of Journalism and Media Writing, will be honored at commencement with the Carl F. Wittke Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching. Sheeler will receive the award along with Amy Absher, lecturer of history, on Sunday, May 15, during commencement ceremonies. …Read more.
Date posted: May 2nd, 2016
SAGES Fellow Dave Lucas will receive the Emerging Artist Award at the 56th Annual Cleveland Arts Prize event on Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at the Cleveland Museum of Art. …Read more.
Date posted: April 28th, 2016
Date posted: March 23rd, 2016
Undergraduate Humanities Prize
The Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities will offer a $500 prize recognizing exceptional achievement in a capstone project or senior paper in conjunction with a humanities course such as Art History, Classics, English, History, Modern Languages, Music, Philosophy, Religious Studies, or Theater. …Read more.
Date posted: February 18th, 2016
Justine Howe, Assistant Professor in the Department of Religious Studies. was recently selected as one of ten “Young Scholars in American Religion” by the Center for Religion and American Culture at Indiana University. …Read more.
Date posted: January 19th, 2016
English professor Michael W. Clune was interviewed by Michael Feldman on his national public radio show, “Whad’Ya Know,” about Clune’s critically acclaimed new book, Gamelife. They spoke about the relation between numbers and literature, the challenges of writing about childhood, and the importance of humanities education. …Read more.