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Sixth Annual IH Grad Con and Humanities Day

April 4, 2019 - 4:00pm to April 6, 2019 - 6:00pm

You are invited to join UC Merced's Interdisciplinary Humanities Graduate Group and the Graduate Division for the sixth annual IH Grad Con, April 4-6.

The weekend-event begins with Thursday evening's kick-off networking reception for all conference goers from 4-6 p.m. in SSM 106, the UC Merced Art Gallery. HUmanities Night follows at 7 p.m. at The Partisan, downtown.

Graduate Division's Friday Humanities Day features talks by seasoned humanists from various professions discussing careers available to humanities graduate students from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the California Room. There will be an open-mic night afterward at 7 p.m. at Coffee Bandits, downtown.

The weekend culminates with Saturday's IH Grad Con, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Granite Pass, where graduate and undergraduate students from all over will convene to present their own research projects in various rooms. Dina Gilio-Whitaker will deliver the keynote address from 10-11:15 a.m. in Room 135.

To register for all or some of the conference events by March 25, please visit ‚Äč

Spring 2019's theme is "Contradicting Contradictions: Interrogating Humanities-based Scholar Activism in the Neoliberal University."


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