In its tenth annual competition for the ACLS Digital Innovation Fellowships, the American Council of Learned Societies has made seven awards to a diverse cohort of scholars pursuing groundbreaking digital scholarship. Selected from a highly competitive field of applicants, the awardees will dedicate a year to projects that further the digital transformation of humanistic research. The program is generously funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Please join us in congratulating Professor Mary D. Lewis. She has been awarded a Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowship for Recently Tenured Scholars from the American Council of Learned Societies. For nearly ninety years, providing fellowships for scholars in the humanities and related social sciences has been one of the signal activities of ACLS. The fellowship will be in residence at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study for the 2015-2016 academic year.
The Warren Center is setting up drop-off locations around Harvard Yard for donations of books to Breakfast and Books program for children and a Freedom School for adults in Ferguson, MO in coordination with rapper Tef Poe and the Hands Up Project. They will also be accepting financial donations toward the purchase of appropriate books for donation. See the Warren Center website for details and drop-off locations.