Simpson Center Projects

Projects furthering crossdisciplinary research, collaboration, and engagement are proposed by UW faculty and graduate students, selected by the Executive Board, and supported financially and administratively by the Simpson Center.

The Svoboda Diaries "Newbook" Project How can digital technologies transform the edition and publication of original texts? What if we start thinking of “the book” as something that goes beyond ink-on-paper? Can we imagine a... Read more
Collaboration Studio Grants furnish UW faculty groups with leave to catalyze, deepen, or reconfigure cross-disciplinary research and facilitate publication. Colloquia and Conferences range from speaker's series to international research or working conferences, and are selected for support based on their crossdisciplinary and interdisciplinary focus.
Crossdisciplinary Research Clusters aim to seed new collaborations between faculty and graduate students who share research interests. Graduate Interest Groups encourage crossdisciplinary collaboration among graduate students through organized readings, screenings, dissertation working groups, or other activities.
Large Scale Collaborations fund extended, crossdisciplinary collaborative projects which are often aligned with Simpson Center initiatives. Public Scholarship support projects which promote collaboration between scholars and community partners in education, governmental, non-profit, and grassroots organizations.