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Dean of UC Hastings Discusses Sexual Assault in the Military

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“The system is failing victims,” said Elizabeth Hillman, Dean and Academic Provost of UC Hastings at a lecture she delivered at UC Santa Cruz on November 6, 2014 about the military response to sexual assault. Her address, titled “Sworn to Protect: Sexual Assault in the Military” addressed how the armed forces failed to respond to sexual assault.

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IHR Asking Questions that Matter…for 15 years and counting

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Anniversaries are occasions to celebrate. . . and opportunities to take stock. This year the IHR is celebrating its fifteen-year anniversary. Since 1999, we have given out 69 fellowships to faculty, 148 to graduate students, 150 to undergraduate students, and have seeded 22 research clusters. We are launching several new projects...

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Nobel-winning Toni Morrison ponders the rise of evil in literature

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At 83, Toni Morrison has no plans to retire. At this point in her career, that kind of drive has little to do with unmet goals; the Nobel Prize winner has written 10 novels, a play, and many nonfiction pieces. Her body of work, including the novel "Beloved, "which won the Pulitzer Prize in 1988, is already part of the literary canon.

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UCHRI Call for Proposals 2015-2016

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UCHRI seeks to foster multi-campus and multi-disciplinary partnerships. We especially encourage programs that connect scholars with one another both across the UC system and globally, ...

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New Friday Forum For Graduate Research

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A weekly interdisciplinary colloquium series for sharing graduate research across the humanities. Join us for light refreshments and weekly presentations by your fellow graduate students. ...

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