PhD student Andrew Thomas has been awarded a Dana-Allen Fellowship from the IRH for 2021-22.
Graduate student Jarrett Chapin has been awarded an Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Native American Scholars Initiative (NASI) Predoctoral Fellowship at the American Philosophical Society (APS) Library & Museum.
PhD student Diego Corona is the recipient of a HEX award by the Center for the Humanities.
Evanka Annyapu, Julie Buskirk, Veronica Hayes, and Andrew Kressin selected for the Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Award. The award provides funds for both students and faculty collaborators.
Literary Studies graduate student Shuta Kiba received this year’s Cornell School of Criticism and Theory scholarship.
Composition & Rhetoric graduate student Kassia Shaw received a HEX Award (Humanities Exposed) from the Center for the Humanities. Her project will share the stories that inspired a Ho-Chunk ceramic mural installation—Maa Wakąčąk, “Sacred Earth”—recently unveiled on the Great Sauk State Trail.
Emily Loney won a Capstone Award, given to TAs “who have performed as outstanding teachers throughout their UW-Madison tenure.” Erica Kalnay was given the Exceptional Service award for TAs who, “in addition to their regular duties, perform exceptional service related to the educational mission of their department and our university.” Emily Shetler, a graduate of our MFA program now in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, won an Innovation in Teaching Award.