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What We’re Listening To: “Out There”

What We’re Listening To: “Out There” The offices of UCHRI staff are often sources of highly varied sonic experiences–from sports commentary and radio plays to music crossing genres–vibrating through the hallways of Humanities Gateway at UC Irvine. Sometimes, we also deploy music when doing drudgework together before events: stuffing envelopes, organizing folders, cutting name-tags, gathering »

What We’re Reading

A rundown of the readings and research that inspired two recent UCHRI events.

Mothers of Color in Academia

A podcast about the challenges of motherhood in academia.

Featured Events

Translating America/America Translated Symposium

Feb 22–Feb 23, 2019
UC Santa Cruz

Music x Ideas x Space = Compose LA

Feb 6–Feb 27, 2019
Los Angeles

UC Humanists & Work

Apr 22, 2019
UC Irvine

Latest News

UCHRI is Hiring

UCHRI is hiring a Research Communications manager.

UCHRI is Extending the Deadlines for Our Fall Grants

UCHRI has extended the fall grants deadline by two weeks.

Countering Democratic Authoritarianism: A Call

A call to re-make the world vigorously democratic, in all our openness and variety.