Dear Undergraduates in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences,

The Undergraduate Research Program is pleased to announce that we’re now
accepting applications for the 2014 Summer Institute in the Arts &
Humanities (SIAH)!  (Application deadline: March 14)

This year’s theme is Native Modernities: Histories, Politics, and Arts of
Indigeneity

In this year’s Summer Institute students will explore rich histories of
Native struggles, contemporary (trans)national Indigenous social movements,
and repertoires of decolonizing artistic, cultural, and intellectual
production.

2014 Teaching Team:

– Maria Elena Garcia, Associate Professor, Comparative History of Ideas and
Jackson School of International Studies
– Jose Antonio (Tony) Lucero, Associate Professor, Jackson School of
International Studies
– Dian Million (Athabascan), Associate Professor, American Indian Studies
and Canadian Studies
– Annie Dwyer, Doctoral Candidate, English

Eligibility: UW (Bothell, Seattle, & Tacoma) undergraduate students in good
academic standing who are interested in an intensive experience in scholarly
research in the arts and humanities are encouraged to apply.

SIAH selects and supports 20 undergraduates to engage in intensive research
projects under the guidance of four interdisciplinary instructors. Selected
students are named Mary Gates Scholars and receive a Mary Gates Research
Scholarship of $4,000 to help defray the costs of participation.
Participants enroll in 12 academic credits for this full-time research
immersion experience.

Summer Institute Information Sessions will be held on the following dates:

Thursday, February 13 – 4:30-5:30 pm  (this week!)
Thursday, February 27 – 4:30-5:30 pm
Monday, March 3 – 12:30-1:30 pm

All sessions will be held in Mary Gates Hall 171.  Register
here: https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/429
For more information: exp.uw.edu/urp/sinst.  Questions?: Contact the
Undergraduate Research Program at urp@uw.edu

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