Awards Announced: Faculty Summer Stipends

Humanities Engage is delighted to announce the awardees of the Graduate Faculty Summer Stipends for Curricular Innovation

Three faculty members will receive summer stipends to design new graduate courses with significant public and/or digital humanities scholarship components:

Shalini R. Ayyagari, Assistant Professor of Music: “Transmedia and Sounding Publics: Refugee Stories in Pittsburgh”

Caitlin Bruce, Associate Professor of Communication: “Rhetoric of Space and Place in Western PA: Generating Scholarship with Place”

Laura Lovett, Associate Professor of History: “The Public-facing History Laboratory”

The awardees will be posting their syllabi on our website by the fall term and blog about their curricular design experiences.

On behalf of the Steering Committee, we would like to extend warm thanks to all graduate faculty applicants for proposing innovative curricular projects.

April 28, 2021