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The Calgary Institute for the Humanities Interdisciplinary Working Groups aim to bring together faculty and graduate students from different disciplines to explore common research interests and to encourage collaborative research projects.  Applications are due by April 10, 2018. 

The Kule Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS) and the Calgary Institute for the Humanities (CIH) are pleased to announce a joint research team building grant opportunity for interdisciplinary working groups at both the University of Alberta and the University of Calgary. This opportunity is designed to encourage the formation of research teams spanning both universities.

Deadline: April 16th, 2018
Value: $10,000 ($5,000 at UofA and $5,000 at UofC) for a period of up to 18 months.

The Calgary Institute for the Humanities invites proposals on the theme of "Spectral Cities" for the 2018 convening of the Western Humanities Alliance conference in Calgary. 

Donating MacLachlan family hopes their initiative will encourage further donations to the long-running hub of humanities research.

Please join the Calgary Institute for the Humanities (CIH) and the Department of History for the upcoming Workshop on “Arctic Science – History and Politics” on Tuesday, November 28 from 12.15 pm to 3:30 pm in SS 623

LUNCH ON ART and the Calgary Institute for the Humanities Creative and Practice-based Working Group present: BARBARA BICKEL, FROM ARTIST TO A/R/TOGRAPHER

ENERGY IN SOCIETY a CIH Working Group is pleased to present a talk by Dr. Timothy David Clark, The Regulation of Indigenous Knowledge in Alberta’s Oil Sands: Power and Perspective.

History of Medicine & Health Care Program, Department of History, Department of Anthropology and Archaeology and Calgary Institute for Humanities are pleased to present a talk by Paula Michaels, Wars Begin in the Minds of Men: Psychiatry and the Antinuclear Movement

The Calgary Institute for the Humanities, Creative and Practice-based Working Group, and the Department of Art are pleased to present, Stephanie McKnight: Art as Function-Creep. Wed October 11 | 12 p.m. | AB 672. Light lunch included!
Genomics, Bioinformatics and the Climate Crisis, a CIH Working Group, is pleased to present Britt Wray, (Re)born to be wild? De-extinction and the issues it creates.
Enter the Calgary: City of Animals Contest and win one of two Calgary: City of Animals prize packs!   

Applications for the Calgary Institute for the Humanities Working Groups is now open with a deadline of 31 August 2017. 

We are delighted to announce the Calgary Institute for the Humanities’ latest publication: Calgary, City of Animals.

2017 Convening of the Western Humanities Alliance

Both the Calgary Institute for the Humanities and a CIH Working Group, Energy in Society, have been successful in the latest funding competition of the University of Calgary VP International’s International Activities Grant program. 


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