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  • CIC Faculty Awarded NEH 2011 Digital Humanities Start-Up Grants

    Sep 28, 2011
    It's official--Digital Humanities is a hot topic in the academy. With a number of articles on topic this month in both the Chronicle of Higher Education and Inside Higher Education, Digital Humanities is having its moment. At the center of...
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  • CIC Universities Academic Prowess Noted in Wall Street Journal

    Sep 23, 2011
    CIC Executive Director, Barbara McFadden Allen, is quoted in a recent article in the Wall Street Journal that explored the role of academics in athletic conference realignment. While the subhead of the article notes how academics play an ambiguous role...
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  • Three University of Michigan Faculty Get the Big Phone Call

    Sep 20, 2011
    The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation today named 22 new MacArthur Fellows for 2011 and faculty from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor were a significant presence in the list. Tiya Miles, Professor, Department of History; Melanie...
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  • New Research Looks at Key Aspects of Childhood Development

    Sep 09, 2011
    Recent studies from across CIC universities are providing powerful insight into important issues facing families and communities. At Pennsylvania State University, researchers found that children who go through puberty at a faster rate are more likely to act out and...
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  • Research at CIC Universities Explores Reactions and Impact of 9/11

    Sep 09, 2011
    As the nation reflects on the events of 9/11, scholars and researchers at Penn State University and the University of Chicago are looking closely at how the impact of the events of that day ten years ago has been reflected...
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