News & Announcements

Ira Berlin
Distinguished University Professor Ira Berlin awarded the 2014 W.E.B. Du Bois Medal by Harvard University's Hutchins Center for African and African American Research.
Perla M. Guerrero
Assistant Professor in American Studies speaks about her fellowship and research on community, ethnicity and public space.
On March 8, nearly 40 high school sophomores and juniors attended speeches and mock class sessions with ARHU faculty.
Celebrated journalist Charlayne Hunter-Gault speaks at the David C. Driskell Center about integration at the University of Georgia.
Professor of French brings Francophone cultures to American students through literature.
ARHU students win Beinecke, Boren and Fulbright awards. Stay tuned for further updates as winners are announced!

Upcoming Events

Driskell Center, 1214 Cole Student Activities Bldg., University of Maryland, College Park
1/30/14 - 2:45 PM
Library of Congress, Room 220, the AMED Reading Room, on the second level of the Thomas Jefferson Building
4/25/14 - 12:00 PM
Campus-Wide
4/26/14 - 10:00 AM
5/1-Third Floor Patio, Tawes Hall / 5/2- Maryland Room, Marie Mount Hall
5/1/14 - 7:00 PM
Various Locations included in description
5/2/14 - 8:45 AM
Stamp Student Union, UMD
5/2/14 - 4:15 PM
University of Maryland, Room TBD
7/9/14 - 12:00 PM
University of Maryland, Room TBD
8/27/14 - 12:00 PM

Audio/Video

  • AGR
    VIDEO: WORLDWISE Arts and Humanities Dean's Lecture Series Featuring Annette Gordon-Reed
  • IDEAS THAT SERVE - ANA PATRICIA RODRIGUEZ, SPANISH
  • IDEAS THAT SERVE - PSYCHE WILLIAMS-FORSON, AMERICAN STUDIES
  • IDEAS THAT SERVE - LEIGH WILSON SMILEY, THEATRE
  • VIDEO: DMITRY BYKOV LECTURE
  • VIDEO: AWARD-WINNING ACTOR JOHN LITHGOW VISITS CAMPUS FOR 2013-14 WORLDWISE ARTS AND HUMANITIES DEAN'S LECTURE SERIES
  • STANLEY PLUMLY READS FROM 'ORPHAN HOURS'
  • WETA AROUND TOWN| BILL DUNLAP: HONORIFICABILITUDINITATIBUS
  • VIDEO: ARHU INSIGHTS WITH JASON FARMAN
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