As the heart of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the College of Letters & Science fuels … More »
Archive: Humanities & The Arts
News from the arts, creative programs and humanities in the College of Letters & Science. From History to English and the performing arts to the languages, the humanities are a key component in the liberal arts tradition.
School of Music faculty member and legendary bassist Richard Davis retires this spring, after 39 … More »
Assistant Professor Kathleen Bartzen Culver has been named director of the Center for Journalism Ethics … More »
Johannes Wallmann is not the kind of guy who likes to rise at 6 a.m. … More »
Deshawn McKinney, a UW–Madison English-creative writing student, activist and artist has been selected to receive … More »
In April, Steven Hutchinson, Professor of Spanish and Portuguese, was inducted into Sigma Delta Pi’s … More »
Micaiah Faraj, a graduating senior in L&S, says the road has not always been easy for him at UW-Madison. But the fifth-year creative writing major persevered, and found inspiration and resilience along the way.
This is his story–with a special treat at the end. More »
The University of Wisconsin—Madison’s Center for the Study of Upper Midwestern Cultures and the UW-Madison … More »
It’s just a few days after winning an Oscar, but life isn’t all that different … More »
The College of Letters & Science is proud to announce that our faculty members received 9 of 12 campus Distinguished Teaching Awards this spring.
These awards recognize the finest UW-Madison has to offer in undergraduate and graduate teaching. Our continued strong representation is another measure of our commitment to top-tier teaching and learning across the college. More »