Special Invitation to the CSR Fall Welcome Reception

Published: October 10, 2016

Dear friends, colleagues, and students, I want to take this opportunity to extend a special invitation to attend our welcome reception on Thursday. Information is posted below. It’s always great to see students, friends and colleagues from NELC. Please join us! If you plan to attend (hope so), we would appreciate it if you would…

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GSR needed for Dr. Said Chaaya, Post-Doc in Middle Eastern History

Published: October 10, 2016

Dear Students, Dr. Said Chaaya is looking for a GSR who can help with translating Arabic documents pertaining to Middle Eastern political history from the 18th and 19th Centuries. He is also looking for someone who can translate Latin documents from the 17th and 18th Centuries on Middle East religious history (minorities). If you are…

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Funding Opportunities with the American Council of Learned Societies

Published: October 5, 2016

Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships – October 26, 2016 ACLS invites applications for the tenth annual competition for the Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships, which support a year of research and writing to help advanced graduate students in the humanities and related social sciences in the last year of Ph.D. dissertation writing. The program encourages timely completion…

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50% GSR Opportunity – URGENT HIRE

Published: October 4, 2016

50% GSR Position during 16-17 academic year with the Center for the Study of Women for research on gender and everyday water use in Los Angeles https://csw.ucla.edu/gender-everyday-water-use-los-angeles-households/ 50% GSR position (with tuition and fee remission) in the Center for the Study of Women for research design, methodology, and planning work on the research project “Gender…

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Reader for Jewish 175 Needed

Published: October 4, 2016

Hello NELC Graduate Students, If you are interested in being a reader for Jewish 175, please contact Professor Lev Hakak at hakak@humnet.ucla.edu. Best, Isamara  

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The Turkish Fulbright Commission Grants for US Citizens

Published: October 3, 2016

The applications for Fulbright applications for U.S. students for 2017-2018 academic year is still open. The deadline is October 11, 2016. Below are the posters we designed for the U.S. Student Program and the English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) Program. You can share these posters on your web sites or social media. For more information please visit http://fulbright.org.tr/en/grants-and-services/grants-for-u-s-citizens/fulbright-u-s-student-program/…

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Confident Interviews in Academia: The Preliminary Interview for Humanities Graduate Students

Published: September 30, 2016

Confident Interviews in Academia: The Preliminary Interview for Humanities Graduate Students  Thursday, October 6th Humanities Building 193 4 – 6 PM   Even extroverts and experienced public speakers can feel intimidated by interview situations. However, when the stakes are high, practice and preparation will help you respond to an interview with grace and confidence as…

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