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“Honey & Healing”: Fourth Annual Women Who Rock unConference & Film Festival, April 24-26, 2014 The Women Who Rock unConference & Film Festival returns for its fourth annual celebration this month with a series of three free events, open to audiences of all ages. This year, Women... Read more
African American Political Thought: Past and Present African American Political Thought is a two-day conference taking place at the Simpson Center May 2-3, 2014. Organized by Jack Turner (Political Science), this conference convenes... Read more
UW Humanities Faculty Receive Fellowships and Awards The Simpson Center congratulates UW faculty in the humanities who have recently been named the recipients of notable prizes, fellowships, and awards. They include: Heekyoung Cho (Asian... Read more
Public Scholar Profile: Sara Jo Breslow Sara Jo Breslow is a postdoctoral associate at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Northwest Fisheries Science Center. While in the Environmental Anthropology... Read more
Spring Funding Round Application Deadline: May 2, 2014 This year’s submission deadline for the Simpson Center’s Spring Funding Round is May 2, 2014. Funding covers the term July 2014-June 2015. Applications will be accepted beginning April 2.... Read more
Certificate in Public Scholarship The Certificate in Public Scholarship brings together a crossdisciplinary cohort of UW graduate students and faculty interested in: public scholarship that engages in cultural practice and inquiry...
Demystifying the Digital Humanities Demystifying the Digital Humanities is a series of six workshops, funded by the Simpson Center, presenting a guided introduction to the points of intersection between traditional and digital...
Digital Humanities Commons Beginning in 2014, the Simpson Center will offer annual summer fellowships for faculty and doctoral students to pursue research projects that use digital technologies in innovative and intensive ways...

Center Funding Opportunities

The Simpson Center provides financial and administrative support for crossdisciplinary research, teaching, and engagement projects. Simpson Center funding sponsors a wide range of activities, including fellowships for UW faculty and doctoral students, cross-departmental research groups, scholarly conferences and symposia, and community-engaged collaborations. Read more

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Each year, the Simpson Center receives generous gifts that provide support for a wide range of activities on the UW campus and in the greater Seattle community. These contributions enable the Simpson Center to foster the growth of existing programs and to provide support for new initiatives in the development of cutting edge research, innovative teaching, and campus-community engagement. Learn about ways to give

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