Special Events

Special Events 2021-2022

Humanities Summit

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 CDT, via Zoom

Register to receive Zoom link: https://uic.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIvduGrpz8rG9PjTe_A7_jK2zi8d2-niv97

10-11:30 AM
Students Speak: Students present Research Projects from the Engaged Humanities Initiative

Moderator, Laura Hostetler (UIC)

12-1:30 PM
“The Humanities in Chicago: Health, Police, Environment, and Culture”

All presenter details to be announced.

Fellowship Application Workshop and Conversation

Monday, September 13, 2021 from 2 – 3:30 PM, via Zoom:


Faculty and graduate students welcome!

Interested in applying for an Institute Faculty Fellowship for 2022-2023?

Thinking about drafting a proposal for support from an external foundation?

Please join us for conversation with:

Mark Canuel, Institute Director, English

Jeffrey Sklansky, UIC History
Institute Faculty Fellow 2020-2021 and 2012-2013

They will discuss application steps and how to craft a successful proposal. Bring your questions!