Articles Tagged: Humanities

LA Copperfield

Published: January 31, 2020

See Dickens reinterpreted by south L.A. students in the production LA Copperfield. Directed by STE Fellow, EPIC SoTL Scholar and English PhD student Jaqueline Barrios, the play depicts the “experience the personal history, adventures, experiences, and observations of South Los Angeles teens in a live production blending movement, theater and original writings.” There are two shows,…

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Ready, Set, Teach! Welcome Week 2019

Published: September 25, 2019

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 11am-1:45pm Royce Hall 306 & 314 Please join us Welcome Week to continue conversations on Humanities Teaching and Learning. We will provide lunch – you will provide thoughts and ideas! All faculty and graduate students welcome. Please RSVP below by Tuesday, September 24th.   Undergraduate Student Forum Undergraduate Student Panel: Pallavi Adapa, Kendall…

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Humanities Dialogues Symposium

Published: May 31, 2019

You are invited to participate in a series of meetings, where you will discover how words/concepts essential to the human experience across cultures have acquired different meanings in different languages due to specific historical, social, political, and cultural contexts. At each meeting, you will have the opportunity to discuss one word/concept drawing upon your life…

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EPIC’s Inaugural Conference Highlights

Published: May 4, 2018

EPIC held its inaugural conference, Humanities Now: Transformative Teaching, from April 5 to 6, 2018  in Royce Hall here at UCLA. The conference brought together professors, graduate students, public humanities scholars, and education professionals from a multitude of humanities fields and institutions in order to participate in an extensive conversation on pedagogy in the humanities. The…

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The Social Justice Pedagogy Working Group

Published: March 22, 2018

 The Social Justice Pedagogy Working Group: A Community for Graduate Student Teachers at UCLA   As an English Phd student here at UCLA and as the Chair of the Social Justice Pedagogy Working Group, I am excited to announce that we are currently planning new workshops and meetings throughout the rest of the 2017-2018 academic…

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Welcome to EPIC!

Published: September 12, 2017
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Hello, stranger! We are happy to welcome you to the Excellence in Pedagogy and Innovative Classrooms (EPIC) Program website and, more importantly to this blog. EPIC, a partnership between the UCLA Division of Humanities and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, focuses on the art of teaching in the Humanities disciplines and their ever-changing landscape ion…

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